ERIC Number: EJ293593
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1984
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Authority Control and Its Place.
Avram, Henriette D.
Journal of Academic Librarianship, v9 n6 p331-35 Jan 1984
This discussion of the use of authority control to ensure consistency of headings in machine-readable and card catalogs highlights the basic concepts and rationale of authority control and library catalogs, and efforts of the Library of Congress and bibliographic utilities. Six references and causes of name variations are appended. (EJS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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