SEPTEMBER 2002     issue

Table of Contents


Editorial note:

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 Kerry Smith


All that JAS

Bibliographic Record Enrichment Project

Building better library services


Concise UNIMARC Authorities format

The Creation and Persistence of Misinformation in Shared Library Catalogs:  Language and Subject Knowledge in a Technological Era

The Digital Library: A biography

Evidence Based Stock Management: the testing of a new tool for Librarians

Facet Analytical Theory for Knowledge Structure in Humanities

Gaining Independence: A Manual for Planning the Launch of a Nonprofit Electronic Publishing Venture

India E-pub Workshop web site

Interlending & Document Supply

ISBD(M) 2002 Version Published on IFLANET

ISSI Discussion List

Library of the Domenican Institute for Oriental Studies

Midlife Career Decisions of Librarians


             Circulation Interchange Protocol at Ballot

             Digital Still Image Metadata Draft Standard

            Information Services and Use: Metrics & statistics for libraries and information providers--Data Dictionary


            Serials Study Underway

            Technical Metadata For DIgital Images Document 

The Public Library of Knowledge (PLoK)

Renaissance Library Calendar

Subject Index to Literature on Electronic Sources of Information

Technology Guidebooks

Treatment of publications in multiple formats: Proposals initiated by the IFLA Section on Cataloguing's ISBD Review Group

UDC mailing list

Unicode 3.2 released

UNIMARC Manual-Bibliographic Format -Update 4

Unique research at the UW Information School

Winsor, Dewey, and Putnam: The Boston Experience