Library Resources & Technical Services

Articles from Vol. 55, No. 3, July

Assessing the Cost and Value of Bibliographic Control
In June 2009, the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services Heads of Technical Services in Large Research Libraries Interest Group established the Task Force on Cost/Value Assessment of Bibliographic Control to address recommendation...
Books as Expressions of Global Cultural Diversity: Data Mining for National Collection Analysis
A number of bodies have been jointly interested in book publication data as measures of cultural diversity. The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Institute for Statistics is especially interested in global patterns...
Editorial
I want to draw your attention to an important paper, "Assessing the Cost and Value of Bibliographic Control," by Erin Stalberg and Christopher Cronin, in this issue. Library Resources and Technical Services (LRTS) does not normally publish the work...
Open Access Literature Review 2008-9: A Serials Perspective
Stemming from a previously published serials literature review by Library Resources and Technical Services (LRTS), this paper provides a review of a subset of the serials literature published in 2008 and 2009 focusing on open access (OA). The broader...
PCC Training for Copy Catalogers: Is It Worth the Investment? the Columbia University Libraries Experience
This paper presents a case study program implemented at Columbia University Libraries that trains copy catalogers in Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) and Name Authority Cooperative Program (NACO) principles. Under the guidance of the NACO coordinator...