Library and Information Sciences pp Cite as. The development of East Asian libraries in North America is of recent history. But that number began to increase rapidly after the War. With the establishment of new East Asian collections at universities, problems concerning collection development, cataloging, and personnel began to be a common concern. This essay is an attempt to trace that development by stage, with tributes paid to two pioneers in that development: Dr.
Updates on Descriptive Cataloging of East Asian Material
CEAL CTP Cataloging Reference Resources
The Collection Services catalogers maintain the online public access catalog. We analyze and describe the content of the Libraries' books, journals, videos, music materials, maps, and electronic resources. Staff also utilize WorldCat by selecting records that already exist and using them in the Libraries' catalog. This is known as copy cataloging. Bibliographic records contain information that allow identification of resources, and allow library users to locate resources. The catalogers at the UO Libraries have been highly trained, and follow the Program for Cooperative Cataloging PCC guidelines when supplying the information in bibliographic records which include:.