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introduction to Sears List of subject headings

Philip Richard D. Corrigan

introduction to Sears List of subject headings

by Philip Richard D. Corrigan

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Published by Archon Books in [Hamden, Conn.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sears, Minnie Earl, 1873-1933,
  • Subject headings -- Programmed instruction,
  • Subject Leadings -- Programmed instruction

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Philip R. D. Corrigan.
    SeriesA Programmed text in library and information science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ695.S432C6 1967 a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 94 p.
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5595487M
    LC Control Number68001076

      Sears List of Subject Headings, children's encyclopedias, when the book is intended for older children, both the popular and scientific terms are frequently assigned; books intended for young adults, ordinarily only carry the scientific term: Meteorology or Paleontology. This way of cataloging may result in records carrying such headings as.   Sears List of Subject Headings 22nd Edition by Hw Wilson (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both s: 4.

    Subject Heading is defined as the most specific word or group of words that captures the essence of the subject or one of the subjects of a book or other library material (e.g. serial, sound recording, moving image, cartographic material, manuscript, computer file, e-resource etc.) which is selected from a subject heading list containing the preferred subject access terms (controlled. Last published in , this new update is filled with new subject headings created in the last four years. Delivering a core list of key headings, together with patterns and examples to guide the cataloger in creating further headings as required, Sears List of Subject Headings has been the standard thesaurus of subject terminology for small and medium-sized libraries since

    Sears List of Subject Headings, 21st Edition Hardcover ISBN: pages per volume Pub. Date: April Price: $ SAVE $25 Sears Lista de Encabezamientos de Materia () The standard thesaurus of subject terminology for small and medium-sized libraries since Last published in , this new update is filled with new subject headings created in the last. Certain principles and practises of subject cataloging should be understood before an attempt is did to assign subject headings to library materials. The discussion that follows makes reference to Sears The list of The subject Headings, henceforth referred to as Sears The list or The list but principles are applicable to other lists of subject.


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Introduction to Sears List of subject headings by Philip Richard D. Corrigan Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Sears List of Subject Headings, an outstanding name amongst subject headings lists, is used all over the world in small and medium sized libraries. It has constantly been revised and kept up to date, both in its methods and contents, by incorporating new subjects and updated organizational machinery.

Description: The Sears List of Subject Headings, an outstanding name amongst subject headings lists, is used all over the world in small and medium sized libraries. It has constantly been revised and kept up to date, both in its methods and contents, by incorporating new subjects and updated organizational machinery.

A special section designed as an introduction to subject cataloging using the Sears list has been expanded in this edition to offer guidance to libraries assigning topical and geographic headings. The Principles of the Sears List, which follows A History of the Sears List, is intended both as a statement of the theoretical foundations of the Sears List and as a concise introduction to subject cataloging in general.

The List of Commonly Used Subdivisions. Created by Minnie Earl Sears in as a more accessible version of the Library of Congress Subject Headings, the Sears List of Subject Headings has been providing a guide to subject access for small libraries ever since.

It was first published by H.W. Wilson, and EBSCO took over editorial duties in   Sears List of Subject Headings, first published by Minnie Earl Sears inhas served as a standard authority list for subject cataloging in small and medium-sized libraries, delivering a basic list of essential headings, together with patterns and examples to guide the cataloger in creating further headings as needed.

The major introduction to Sears List of subject headings book of this new edition of the Sears List is the inclusion of more than two hundred and fifty new subject headings  New headings in this edition reflect the changing needs of library users, which includes addressing the growing literature in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

The Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) is perhaps the most widely adopted subject indexing language in the world, has been translated into many languages, and is used around the world by libraries large and small. LCSH has been actively maintained since to catalog materials held at the Library of Congress.

Proposals for additions and changes are reviewed regularly at staff. This facilitates the retrieval of items by subject. In this chapter we describe the Library of Congress Subject Headings, which is the most widely applied subject heading list.

The Children’s Subject Headings and the Sears List of Subject Headings are also introduced. An Introduction To Sears List Of Subject Headings book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for s: 0. Delivering a core list of key headings, together with patterns and examples to guide the cataloger in creating further headings as required, Sears List of Subject Headings has been the standard thesaurus of subject terminology for small and medium-sized libraries for almost a s: 4.

All of the relevant revisions and additions of Canadian headings in the 15th ed. of Sears list of subject headings are reflected in this volume, as well as changes and additions in the 6th supplement (May ) to the 3rd ed. Canadian subject headings, xiv, 97 p. Sears, Minnie Earl, -- -- Sears list of subject headings.

Sears list of subject headings (Sears, Minnie Earl) Subject headings -- Programmed instruction. View all. The Principles of the Sears List, which follows this Preface, is intended both as a statement of the theoretical foundations of the Sears List and as a concise introduction to subject cataloging in general.

It has been expanded in this edition to provide guidance to. A list of these is included at the beginning of the Sears List. Subject Authority: An accepted term from a published list of standard terms to be used as subject headings in the catalog. Key Heading: A model for using subdivisions under other headings of the same type.

A list of these is included at the beginning of the Sears : Sara Rofofsky Marcus. Sears List of Subject Headings can be one of your starter books that are good idea. Most of us recommend that straight away because this e-book has good vocabulary that may increase your knowledge in vocab, easy to understand, bit entertaining but nonetheless delivering the information.

Like the Library of Congress Subject Headings, Sears' system is a subject list arranged in alphabetical order, making use of overarching subject categories and hierarchical subject subdivisions. However, Sears’ headings favor natural language.

Her headings make use of only four types of headings: topical, form, geographic, and proper names. A subject heading list is “a standard list of terms to be used as subject headings, either for the whole field of knowledge or for a limited subject area, including references made to and from each term, notes explaining the scope and usage of certain headings, and occasionally corresponding class numbers”.

Get this from a library. An introduction to Sears List of subject headings. [Philip Richard D Corrigan; Minnie Earl Sears]. Speaking as a cataloguing instructor: Whether you catalog in Sears/Dewey or LC, the introduction to ANY Sears List of Subject Heading should be required reading.

Since, originally, Minnie Earl Sears designed her subject-heading book to be a derivative of Library of Congress Subject Headings, no one should feel they are "slumming" if they take.

Sears List of Subject Headings, 21st Edition Hw Wilson. out of 5 stars 3. Hardcover. CDN$ Dewey Decimal Classification, JanuaryVolume 4 of 4 Oclc.

Paperback. CDN$ Introduction to Cataloging and Classification, 10th Edition Arlene G. Taylor. out of 5 stars Paperback. 19 offers from CDN$ s: 4. Last published inthis new update is filled with new subject headings created in the last four years.

Delivering a core list of key headings, together with patterns and examples to guide the cataloger in creating further headings as required, Sears List of Subject Headings has been the standard thesaurus of subject terminology for small Reviews: 3. The Principles of Sears List is included in this volume, outlinging the theoretical foundations of the Sears List and providing a concise introduction to subject cataloging in general.

This introduction is recommended reading about the fundamentals of subject s: 4.