ERIC Number: EJ308656
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Merging Catalog Entries from Various Countries into an Online Union Catalog.
Kilgour, Frederick G.
Electronic Library, v2 n3 p175-81 Jul 1984
Examines the possibility of constructing an online international union catalog from machine readable entries originating in different countries and discusses use of MARC-compatible records as records that can be converted to MARC algorithmically. Sources of cataloging records, problems generated by merging, and resolution of problems are highlighted. Eleven references are cited. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Conference of the New York Library Association (Kiamesha Lake, NY, October 19, 1983).