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ERIC Number: EJ458012
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0024-2527
Characteristics of Subject Headings in the Library of Congress BOOKSM Database.
Conway, Martha O'Hara
Library Resources and Technical Services, v37 n1 p47-58 Jan 1993
Describes a study of Library of Congress (LC) Subject Headings that examined 1,000 records from the LC BOOKSM database (i.e., bibliographic records of monographs cataloged by LC) to determine current subject cataloging practices at LC. The process of constructing subject headings with free-floating subdivisions is discussed, and recommendations for improvements are suggested. (15 references) (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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