Cataloguing and Classification

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Books

Bowman, J. (2002) Essential Cataloguing. Facet Publishing << check your library >>

This book covers descriptive cataloguing, and is designed as a simple companion to the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (revised 2002 edition).  [Last checked: 6/7/17]

Courses

Cataloguing and classification (CILIP)

A range of onsite programmes on cataloguing and classification, including metadata, taxonomies and classification schemes. Programmes can also be tailored further to meet your needs. [Last checked: 6/7/17]

Groups

CILIP Cataloguing and Indexing group

Cataloguing and Indexing Group is a forum for CILIP members interested in the organisation of knowledge to enable resource discovery and collection management’ [Last checked: 6/7/17]

Websites

MeSH browser

MeSH is the National Library of Medicine’s controlled vocabulary thesaurus.  [Last checked: 6/7/17]

Teaching and training for taxonomy and metadata (ISKO UK)

ISKO Conference presentation by David Haynes on delivering training on metadata and taxonomy. This presentation gave an overview of his observations, with a particular emphasis on knowledge management. [Last checked: 6/7/17]