+612 9045 4394
 
CHECKOUT
FRBR : A Guide for the Perplexed - Robert L. Maxwell

FRBR

A Guide for the Perplexed

Paperback Published: 30th January 2009
ISBN: 9780838909508
Number Of Pages: 208

Share This Book:

Paperback

RRP $184.99
$135.95
27%
OFF
or 4 easy payments of $33.99 with Learn more
Ships in 7 to 10 business days

Earn 272 Qantas Points
on this Book

Cataloging expert Maxwell offers clear, concise explanations for every librarian interested in the next phase of access to their library's digital information. He answers such questions as
- What is FRBR and how does it work?
- How will FRBR affect libraries?
- Do all librarians need to be concerned, or just those doing cataloging?
- How do authority records fit into the picture?

Industry Reviews

"FRBR has the potential to inspire dramatic changes in library catalogs, and those changes will greatly impact how reference and resource sharing staff and patrons use this core tool." --netconnect, 2005"

Acknowledgmentsp. vii
Introductionp. 1
The Entity-Relationship Modelp. 7
Entity-Relationship Diagrammingp. 8
FRBR Diagrammingp. 10
The FRBR Entitiesp. 14
The FRBR Groupsp. 14
Workp. 16
Attributes of Workp. 18
Superworksp. 26
Expressionp. 26
Attributes of Expressionp. 28
Manifestationp. 34
Attributes of Manifestationp. 37
Itemp. 43
Attributes of Itemp. 44
Personp. 47
Attributes of Personp. 48
Corporate Bodyp. 50
Attributes of Corporate Bodyp. 50
Familyp. 52
Attributes of Familyp. 52
Group 3 Entities: Concept, Object, Event, and Placep. 53
Attributes of Concept, Object, Event, and Placep. 55
Namep. 56
Attributes of Namep. 57
Identifierp. 58
Attributes of Identifierp. 60
Controlled Access Pointp. 62
Attributes of Controlled Access Pointp. 62
Rulesp. 64
Attributes of Rulesp. 64
Agencyp. 65
Attributes of Agencyp. 65
Undefined FRAD Entitiesp. 66
Effect of FRBR/FRAD on the Authority Structure of Bibliographic Databasesp. 67
Relationshipsp. 70
Equivalence Relationshipsp. 72
Derivative Relationshipsp. 76
Descriptive Relationshipsp. 83
Whole-Part Relationshipsp. 85
Anthologyp. 86
Seriesp. 90
Serial/Monographic Analyticsp. 92
Dependent Partsp. 94
Complexities of Whole-Part Relationshipsp. 96
Accompanying Relationshipsp. 97
Supplementary Accompanying Relationshipsp. 97
Complementary Accompanying Relationshipsp. 100
Relationship of the Accompanying Relationship to the Whole-Part Relationshipp. 100
Sequential Relationshipsp. 101
Serialp. 101
Sequelp. 102
Monographic Series/Multipart Itemp. 103
Shared-Characteristic Relationshipsp. 106
"Created by" Relationshipp. 106
"Realized by" Relationshipp. 107
"Produced by" Relationshipp. 108
"Owned by" Relationshipp. 111
Subject Relationshipp. 112
Sample FRBR Record Setp. 114
The User Tasksp. 124
Finding and Selecting a Workp. 126
Identifying and Selecting an Expressionp. 127
Identifying and Selecting a Manifestationp. 128
Obtaining an Itemp. 129
FRAD User Tasksp. 130
The FRBR Model and the Existing MARC and AACR2-Based Cataloging Modelp. 134
Suggested Readingsp. 139
Indexp. 143
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780838909508
ISBN-10: 0838909507
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 30th January 2009
Publisher: American Library Association
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.23

Earn 272 Qantas Points
on this Book