Creativity in serials cataloging: Heresy or necessity?

Wendy Baia*, Kevin M. Randall, Cecilia Leathern

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The concept of creativity in cataloging was defined. Creativity presupposes thorough knowledge of cataloging rules and standards. The goal of creative cataloging is to adapt records in order to enhance patron access to information in the library database. Using examples from various types of serial records, the workshop leaders discussed creative cataloging methods in the online environment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)313-321
Number of pages9
JournalSerials Librarian
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - May 7 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Library and Information Sciences


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