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ERIC Number: EJ489718
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0276-3877
Subject Access to Diversity Materials: The Library of Congress Subject Heading Shortfall.
Nuckolls, Karen A.
Reference Librarian, n45-46 p241-51 1994
Discusses problems with Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) not keeping current, particularly with ethnic and racial headings. A historical review of changes over the past 20 years is provided, including various studies of LCSH; Canadian adaptations are described; and making subject heading changes in online catalogs is discussed. (Contains eight references.) (LRW)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada; United States