RDA, Resource Description & Access and Cartographic Resources

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RDA, Resource Description & Access and Cartographic Resources

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Description

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 authors Take a close look at what remains familiar from AACR2, and what is new and different in RDA Offer 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 subdivisions Designed 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. -- Provided by publisher

Keywords

Cataloging of cartographic materials; Resource description & access;

Document Type

Book

ISBN

9780838911310

Publication Date

2015

Publisher

ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association

City

Chicago, IL

Department

Rod Library

Object Description

viii, 144 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm

Language

EN

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