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Introduction to technical services for library technicians

Author: Mary Liu Kao
Publisher: New York : Routledge, [2010]
Series: Haworth series in cataloging & classification.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For library technicians working in technical services and students in library technology programs, Introduction to technical services for library technicians is a practical, how-to-do-it text that shows how to perform the behind-the-scenes tasks the job requires. Comes complete with a suggested reading list, helpful charts and tables, and review questions at the end of each chapter.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Liu Kao
ISBN: 9780789014894 0789014890
OCLC Number: 709608260
Notes: Originally published: New York : Haworth Information Press, ©2001.
Description: xvi, 113 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Contents Preface Chapter 1. Introduction Terminology Library Organization Library Technical Services Library Personnel Library Technicians Library Technicians in Technical Services Review Questions Chapter 2. Computers and Technical Services Terminology Computers Library Automation Automation and Technical Services Review Questions Chapter 3. Bibliographic Utilities and Networks Terminology Bibliographic Utilities and Networks Networks and Library Cooperation Integrated Automation Systems Databases Review Questions Chapter 4. Acquisitions Terminology Types of Materials Acquired Collection Development Publishers, Producers, and Vendors Acquisitions Procedures Gifts and Exchanges Review Questions Chapter 5. Cataloging and Classification Terminology The Catalog Elements of a Bibliographic Record Cataloging The MARC Record Cataloging and Processing Routines Review Questions Chapter 6. Government Publications Terminology The Government Printing Office Superintendent of Documents Classification System Maintenance of Government Publications Review Questions Chapter 7. Serials Terminology Ordering Cataloging Serials Control E-Journals Review Questions Chapter 8. Preservation Terminology Preservation and Conservation The Problem of Deterioration Preservation Experts and Organizations Preventive Measures Treatments for Damaged Materials Digital Projects Disaster Preparedness Conclusion Review Questions Chapter 9. Trends and Issues Trends Issues Suggested Readings Index Reference Notes Included
Series Title: Haworth series in cataloging & classification.
Responsibility: Mary Liu Kao.

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For library technicians working in technical services and students in library technology programs, Introduction to technical services for library technicians is a practical, how-to-do-it text that shows how to perform the behind-the-scenes tasks the job requires. Comes complete with a suggested reading list, helpful charts and tables, and review questions at the end of each chapter.

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