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Cataloging & Classification Quarterly is respected as an international forum for discussion in all aspects of bibliographic organization. It presents a balance between theoretical and applied articles in the field of cataloging and classification, and considers the full spectrum of creation, content, management, and use and usability of both bibliographic records and catalogs. This includes the principles, functions, and techniques of descriptive cataloging; the wide range of methods of subject analysis and classification; provision of access for all formats of materials; and policies, planning, and issues connected to the effective use of bibliographic records in modern society.
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Upcoming theme issues
RDA Around the World
Guest Editors: Marie-France Plassard and Gordon Dunsire
Vol. 52, issues 6/7 (2014)
Expected publication date: September 2014
ISBD: The Bibliographic Content Standard
Guest Editors: Mirna Willer, John Hostage, and Lynne C. Howarth
Vol. 52, issue 8 (2014)
Expected publication date: October 2014