School of Information Management & Systems.
290-2 Classification and Bibliographical Representation.
Resources. To be added to.
The primary resource will be the required text:
Wynar's Introduction to Cataloging and Classification. 9th ed.,
by Arlene G. Taylor. Englewood, Co.: Libraries Unlimited, 2000. A copy is
on Graduate Services Reserve. Main Z693.W94 2000
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules. Second Edition. 1998 Revision.
Chicago: American Library Association, 1998. Grad Serv Reserve copy
requested. Main Z694.15.A56.A53 1998
Michael Gorman. The Concise AACR2: 1998 Revision. Chicago: American
Library Association, 1999. A clear concise version of AACR2 prepared
by the principal author of AACR - 168 pages instead of nearly 700. Likely to
be sufficient for all but the most specialized needs.
Grad Serv Reserve Main Z694.15.A56.G67 1999
A. C. Foskett. The Subject Approach to Information. 5th ed.
London: Library Association Publishing, 1996.
The 5th edition of this long-established textbook is excellent. It includes
library subject headings and classification within a broader coverage.
Graduate Reserve copy requested. Main HV 7936.A8.N3 1993
Library of Congress Subject Headings. Now in five large volumes.
Nearest copy of latest edition is in the Social Sciences Reading Room.
Copies of earlier editions will be placed in the Computer Lab.
J. Mills. A Modern Outline of Library Classification. 1964.
A very good, concise introduction to theories, terminology,
and several different classifications, though changes to the schemes have
made the details unreliable.
Grad Services Reserve requested. Main Z696.M57