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by Stuart A Holm

Simple Subject Headings: Based on the Social History & Industrial Classification download ebook
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190064200X
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978-1900642002
Author:
Stuart A Holm
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Museum Documentation Association (1996)
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The Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) comprise a thesaurus (in the information science sense, a controlled vocabulary) of subject headings, maintained by the United States Library of Congress.

The Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) comprise a thesaurus (in the information science sense, a controlled vocabulary) of subject headings, maintained by the United States Library of Congress, for use in bibliographic records. LC Subject Headings are an integral part of bibliographic control, which is the function by which libraries collect, organize and disseminate documents. It first appeared in year 1898, a year later to the publication of Library of Congress Classification(1897)

The first comprehensive theoretical treatise on Library of Congress subject headings, this important book provides an analysis of the Library of Congress subject heading system and its application. Library of Congress Subject Headings aims to help improve the clarity of the system.

The specialist subject network, Social History Curator's Group (SHCG) .

Scheme It is permissible to assign more than one classification in cases where the object had more than one us. "SHIC Section A". ^ "Social History Curators' Group - SHCG". Retrieved 29 October 2012. "SHIC Section B". ^ "SHIC Section F".

SUBJECT HEADINGS When a book or other item is added to a library's collection, a specialist known as a cataloger . This arrangement is intended to be convenient for library users since books on the same subject are placed together on the same shelf.

SUBJECT HEADINGS When a book or other item is added to a library's collection, a specialist known as a cataloger examines it and decides what that book is about. The cataloger must describe the subject content of that book as completely as possible by using standardized, officially approved words or groups of words known as subject headings.

Validation strings: Some authority records are for headings that have been built by adding subdivisions. These records are the result of an ongoing project to programmatically create authority records for valid subject strings from subject heading strings found in bibliographic records. The authority records for these subject strings were created so the entire string could be machine-validated. The strings do not have broader, narrower, or related terms.

Subject heading lists are used by library catalogers to aid them in their choice of appropriate subject headings and to achieve uniformity.

The Sears List of Subject Headings, an outstanding name amongst .

Being handy, simple, inexpensive and always current, the Sears List is a convenient choice for teaching subject headings work in library schools. The present work is an endeavor to fill this gap in the literature.

Subject headings go back to the days of the card catalogue Libraries–Jordan–History

Subject headings go back to the days of the card catalogue. The subject of a book was described in one or a few words which were typed on top of a catalogue card. This practice had some consequences. It was important to choose a subject heading that expressed the contents of the document as exactly as possible. The day the library gets a book on the history of libraries in Jordan a new term will be added to the list: Libraries–Jordan–History.

This book is a masterful achievement, as Richard Eaton focuses each chapter on the social history of Deccan on. .

This book is a masterful achievement, as Richard Eaton focuses each chapter on the social history of Deccan on a single person, using that person's life to develop his themes and illustrate the times.

Social classifications can also determine the sporting activities that such classes take part i. For Marx, the history of class society was a history of class conflict

For Marx, the history of class society was a history of class conflict.