LIBR 1118: Introduction to Cataloguing

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Course Format Lecture 3.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 1.0 h
Credits 3.0

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This course will introduce the basic concepts and principles of cataloguing bibliographic material. It is designed for those who have no specific background or experience in cataloguing. Focus is on cataloguing standards for descriptive cataloguing using Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, with an emphasis on printed monographs. Choice and form of main and added entry headings will also be covered. In addition to creating catalogue records following current and new cataloguing standards, students will learn how to code this information for the electronic environment.

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