National and International Bibliographic Databases

The British National Bibliographic Service Andy Stephens SUMMARY . The British Library's national bibliographic service and UKMARC database are described in detail . The use of shared cataloguing data in the UK , and overseas ...

National and International Bibliographic Databases

The first comprehensive examination of bibliographic databases on a worldwide scale, this important new volume focuses on the development and future of, as well as the transitions within large scale national and international bibliographic databases. Professionals discuss the linking of national bibliographic databases. On a broader scale, several chapters examine different types of bibliographic databases outside of North America in their various stages of development. Experts address some of the important issues connecting the components of international bibliographic databases, including communication protocols between various bibliographic databases and authority control.

National Bibliographies in the Digital Age

Guidance and New Directions IFLA Working Group on Guidelines for National Bibliographies Maja Žumer ... Examples of national practice United Kingdom In the United Kingdom the British National Bibliography (BNB) is a view of data in the ...

National Bibliographies in the Digital Age

The changes brought about by the World Wide Web and the explosion of electronic media have called into question many of the assumptions on which national bibliographies have been founded. The need was growing of a route map to navigate through unchartes territories. After a preparation period of several years, IFLA & number 180's Bibliography Section endorsed this large set of guidelines. They seek to help national bibliographic agencies improve their bibliographic services. Many examples and references are included.

An Annotated Guide to Current National Bibliographies

VERIFIER: Jumaa a1 Qubaisa, Director of the National Library. UNITED KINGDOM TITLE: British national bibliography. - Boston Spa : The British Library, 1950- . Weekly, cumulating with interim cumulations January-April, May-August and ...

An Annotated Guide to Current National Bibliographies


Liaison in the Book World

Liaison in the Book World


International and National Library and Information Services

The British National Bibliography, which had been founded in 1954, was the foundation of the later developments. This was arranged by the Dewey Decimal Classification and catalogued according to the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules.

International and National Library and Information Services

International and National Library and Information Services: A Review of Some Recent Developments 1970-80 is the second in a series that surveys developments in specific types of library and information services and subject fields over a period of 5 to 15 years, according to the nature of the topic. The survey is from the point of view of the role of national libraries in national and international library and information systems. Organized into 10 chapters, this book begins with a description of intergovernmental organizations; international library and information associations; and conference of directors of national libraries. Subsequent chapters discuss developments in this field of interest in the Americas, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North Africa, Asia, and Oceania. This book will be useful to public, school, and university libraries, and to schools of librarianship and information science.

A Practical Guide to Publishing Books Using Your PC

books to be published in the UK and Republic of Ireland, which to be included in the British National Bibliography (BNB). The British Library has maintained the BNB since the 1950s to record the UK's and Irish intellectual output by ...

A Practical Guide to Publishing Books Using Your PC


British Librarianship and Information Work 1991 2000

37 Andy Stephens, The history of the British National Bibliography 1950–1973. Boston Spa: British Library, 1994. 38 Ross Bourne, 'Legal deposit and bibliographic control' in Legal deposit with special reference to the archiving of ...

British Librarianship and Information Work 1991   2000

This important reference volume covers developments in almost every aspect of British library and information work during the ten-year period 1991-2000. Some forty contributors, all of whom are experts in their subject, provide a robust overview of their specialities along with extensive further references which act as a starting point for further research. The book provides a comprehensive record of what took place in library and information management during a decade of considerable change and challenges. It is an essential reference resource for librarians and information professionals.