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Journal of library automation [June 1978]


Abstract: An automated system has been developed for cataloging the monographs, periodicals, music, maps, films, recordings, and realia received by the Copyright Office for registration. Some of the problems in disseminating this unique data base through national networks are considered. The system features certain special techniques automatic inversion of personal names and the use of one entry as a model for the next.

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Publication Year:1978
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Journal of library automation
Publication Info:Volume 11 Number 02
Issue:June 1978
Publisher:Library Information and Technology Association
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Record Number:2176
Last Update:2023-11-15 05:11:52
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00