Bibliography of Cooperative Cataloguing and the Printing of Catalogue Cards: With Incidental References to International Bibliography and the Universal Catalogue. (1850-1902)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1903 - Bibliography, International - 116 pages
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Page 72 - Bureau, according to the rules laid down, all the entries belonging to the scientific works of that country. In indexing according to subject-matter regard shall be had not only to the title of the paper or book, but also to the nature of the contents.
Page 14 - In seeking a remedy for this evil, the idea occurred to me several years ago, to stereotype the titles separately, and to preserve the plates or blocks in alphabetical order of the titles ; so as to be able readily to insert additional titles in their proper places, and then to reprint the whole catalogue. By these means, the chief cost of re-publication — that of composition, together with the trouble of revision and correction of the press, would, except for the new titles, be avoided.
Page 10 - ... International zoological congress, held at Leyden, 1895, it was decided to found an international bibliographical bureau for the registration of all new publications in the field of zoology, to be called the Concilium bibliographicum opibus complurium nationum Turici institutum. Dr. HH Field, an American, who had advocated the scheme for several years, was appointed director. The Swiss society of naturalists, which has throughout supported the undertaking, has induced the Swiss government to...
Page 34 - THE undersigned, a committee appointed at the Montreal meeting of the American association for the advancement of science, "to devise and inaugurate a plan for the proper indexing of the literature of the chemical elements,"' respectfully submit the following report.
Page 31 - Conn., and the co-operation of the American Library Association and the Library Association of the United Kingdom.
Page 16 - Institute to be, that a separate catalogue should be prepared and published for America. In the opinion of the Committee, — The Catalogue should embrace the Mathematical and Physical Sciences, but should exclude Natural History and Physiology, Geology, Mineralogy, and Chemistry, which would properly form the subject-matter of a distinct catalogue or catalogues.
Page 16 - Institution, to the extent of preparing and publishing, in accordance with the general plan which might be adopted by the British Association, a catalogue of all the American memoirs on physical science, the committee approve of the suggestion, and recommend that Mr.
Page 34 - Germany furnish a copy of their catalogues to be kept in a central place, and recommends a printed catalogue, embracing all public libraries in Germany, whereof a copy might be kept by any library or individual. Cf. Milkau, "Centralkataloge," p. 42-45. (87 1884. Stetson, W[illis] K[imball] Co-operative cataloging. (In Oct., Nov. Library journal, 9: 177, 191) A beginning in cooperative cataloguing might be made in government serials and Smithsonian publications, and with analyticals for sets. (88...
Page 26 - ... country was to compile and publish accurate transcriptions of the titles of all the books produced in it. Such a collection of titles (printed on one side of the leaf) would serve as a basis for every kind of a classed catalogue. (49 May. Report of committee on publishers' title-slips. (In Library journal, 3: 113-114) Recommendations in regard to the slips, viz, title entry, author entry, the descriptive or explanatory note, indention and type, together with a facsimile of slip and titles. Proposes...
Page 88 - Report of the discussions at the fifth annual meeting of the Pennsylvania library club and the New Jersey library association, held at Atlantic City, March, 1901.

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