Library Resources & Technical Services

Articles from Vol. 45, No. 3, July

Reviews, Holdings, and Presses and Publishers in Academic Library Book Acquisitions
The introduction characterizes Library Journal (LJ) and Choice. The literature survey focuses on Reviewing, Selection, and Evaluation to develop several questions for study. To answer these questions, the methodology proposes a model for academic library...
Sameness and Difference: A Cultural Foundation of Classification
The idea of sameness is used to gather material in classifications. However, it is also used to separate what is different. Sameness and difference as guiding principles of classification seem obvious but are actually fundamental characteristics specifically...
Trends in Source of Catalog Records for European Monographs 1996-2000: A Preliminary Study of Italian Monographs
Minimal-level catalog records created by European booksellers for non-English language books are being loaded into OCLC. These vendor records lack Library of Congress (LC) call numbers and subject headings, and their names and series do not necessarily...