C-SPAN’s Documentary on the Library of Congress

If you're like me, you consult what the Library of Congress is up to in many ways. Is this a DLC record? What LCSH can be added to a record? Besides the many services that we use from the Library of Congress, it is also a library that is great to visit. I was able …

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An Open Reply to Thomas Mann

Some time ago, Thomas Mann's published to the web his article, "What is distintive about the Library of Congress in both its collections and its means of access to them, and the reasons LC needs to maintain classified shelving of books onsite, and a way to deal effectively with the problem of "books on the …

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Thomas Mann on LC’s Distinctive Role

Thomas Mann's article, "What is distintive about the Library of Congress in both its collections and its means of access to them, and the reasons LC needs to maintain classified shelving of books onsite, and a way to deal effectively with the problem of "books on the floor"", has already made the rounds of many …

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LCSH video recording headings

This announcement recently came through the OLAC listserv. For those interested in LC's genre and form headings, definitely go and take a look at this document. The Policy and Standards Division is looking for your comments! As part of its ongoing moving image genre/form headings project, early this year the Policy and Standards Division (PSD) …

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