Library Resources & Technical Services

Articles from Vol. 46, No. 4, October

FRBR: Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records: Application of the Entity-Relationship Model to Humphry Clinker
The report from the IFLA Study Group on the Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) recommended a new approach to cataloging based on an entity-relationship model. This study examined a single work, The Expedition of Humphry Clinker,...
The Challenge of Building Multilingual Collections in Canadian Public Libraries
A Web-based survey was conducted to determine the extent to which Canadian public libraries are collecting multilingual materials (foreign languages other than English and French), the methods that they use to select these materials, and whether public...
The Repertoire De Vedettes-Matiere De l'Universite Laval Library, 1946-92: Francophone Subject Access in North America and Europe
In 1946, the Universite Laval in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, started using Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) in French by creating an authority list, Repertoire de Vedettes-matiere (RVM), whose first published edition appeared in 1962. In...