addthis_pub = 'ALAMarketing'; 750 loose-leaf pages8.5" x 11" Complete text with annual updates from 2003 through 2005, plus tabsISBN-13: 978-0-8389-3555-2Year Published: 2005Since 1967, Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules has served the profession with highly developed content standards for cataloging the resources that come into your library. It is the one-stop gold standard. AACR2 walks you through the cataloging process with clearly defined rules and practical examples representing standards that apply to any type of resource and all metadata formats. The Joint Steering Committee has brought together a new Update reflecting changes and improvements in effect for 2005.What’s new in the 2005 update?New and updated rules, including instructions, for capitalization of single letters used to represent words, and for multiple-letter prefixes in compound termsChanges arising from the preparation of the new edition of Cartographic Materials: A Manual of Interpretation for AACR2A checklist of updatesWith 8.5" X 11" loose-leaf pages that fit a standard 3-ring binder, separately numbered chapters for easy integration of updates, and a design that clearly distinguishes the rules from the examples, AACR2 is the essential resource for descriptive and access cataloging. Libraries can rely on this international standard for flexible, ready-to-apply rules for the fundamental work of developing resource catalogs and bibliographic entries. AACR2 continues to be the authoritative choice for achieving consistency, clarity, and accessibility in cataloging resources across all media.
addthis_pub = 'ALAMarketing'; 152 pages 7" x 10"SoftcoverISBN-13: 978-0-8389-1131-0Year Published: 2015AP Categories: A, B, C, D, I, J, ZRead a sample of the book now!As the cataloging universe moves ever deeper into the era of RDA: Resource Description and Access, specialist catalogers need information on managing the materials in their areas of responsibility. In this manual, three expert catalogers offer a summary and overview of how to catalog cartographic resources using the new standard. Through abundant examples and sample records to illustrate the work, the authorsTake a close look at what remains familiar from AACR2, and what is new and different in RDAOffer guidance for creating authorized geographic subject headings using Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Resources (FRBR) and Functional Requirements for Authority Data (FRAD)Present a detailed examination of geographic subject headings and subdivisionsDesigned for both practicing map catalogers and catalogers new to cartographic resources, this volume will be a one-stop resource for all catalogers of cartographic materials looking to understand the differences between cataloging using AACR2 and cataloging using RDA. ContentsList of FiguresThe Past is PrologueRDA and FRBR Entities as Applied to Cartographic Resources: An OverviewComparing Standards: Continuing, Different, and Added PracticesNavigating RDA to Describe Cartographic Resource ElementsCartographic Resources Cataloging: Moving ForwardPostscriptAppendixesImage of Damietta Sheet from the Egpyt 1:100,000 SeriesMap Record Example Showing FRBR Relationship EntitiesRDA Checklist for Descriptive ElementsExamples of Correct Scale and Coordinates Notation in the 255 Field with Matching Examples in the 034 Field under AACR2 and RDA33X Content, Media, and Carrier Terms Examples Based on Different Kinds of Cartographic ResourcesDigital Resources Notes: Comparing RDA Number with MARC Field NumberSample Records for Different Cartographic Resources Types About the AuthorsIndex About the AuthorsPaige G. Andrew is the Maps Cataloging Librarian at the Pennsylvania State University Libraries, holding the rank of Full Librarian. He participates in three of the Library of Congress Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) programs: BIBCO, NACO, and SACO. He has published articles on the bibliographic control of cartographic materials and related topics in professional journals such as Cataloging and Classification Quarterly, and authored Cataloging Sheet Maps: The Basics (Haworth Information Press, 2003). He co-edited, with Mary Lynette Larsgaard, Maps and Related Cartographic Materials: Cataloging, Classification, and Bibliographic Control (Haworth Information Press, 1999), and with Larsgaard is co-founder of and continues as co-editor of the Journal of Map and Geography Libraries: Advances in Geospatial Information, Collections and Archives. He has served his profession as an officer and as chair of many committees, including those of the Special Libraries Association, the American Library Association, and several others. He continues to share his expertise in map cataloging through workshops given at conferences and individual institutions as well as through formal presentations. He was the recipient of the 2009 Nancy B. Olson Award for significant contributions to audiovisual cataloging by OLAC (Online Audiovisual Catalogers, Inc.).Susan M. Moore is a Catalog Librarian and Bibliographer at the Rod Library at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, Iowa. She has been teaching map cataloging workshops since 1999. She is a member of the Map and Geospatial Information Round (MAGIRT) of the American Library Association, currently chairs the MAGIRT Committee on Cataloging and Classification and is the MAGIRT liaison to the Library of Congress' MARC Advisory Committee. She recently received the MAGIRT Honors Award in 2009.Mary Lynette Larsgaard is Librarian Emeritus of the UCSB Libraries. She was formerly Assistant Head and then Head of the Map and Imagery Laboratory, Davidson Library, University of California at Santa Barbara. She has published extensively in the field of cartographic resources in libraries, most notably Map Librarianship: An Introduction, now in its third edition. Her specialties are cataloging/metadata creation, and collection development and other aspects of twentieth-century and more recent topographic and geologic maps.Reviews”Provides solid guidance for map cataloguers of all levels … clearly written, detailed and easy to use."— Journal of The Australian and New Zealand Map Society Inc.”This manualwas written by three noted experts—Andrew of Penn State University,Moore of the University of NorthernIowa, and Larsgaard, the longtime guruof map cataloging who is now librarianemeritus of the University of CaliforniaSanta Barbara—lending it a kind ofauthority that is hard to match."— Technicalities”Both readable and useful. The chapters follow the normal flow of the mapcataloging process and offer clear examples and descriptions of ruleinterpretations. The text, tables, and illustrations explain the process so thata cataloger, whether beginner or expert, can work with confidence ... I believe that this book will become an essential text for map catalogersand for anyone who wants to understand RDA as it pertains to the maps format."— Technical Services Quarterly