Classification in Theory and Practice (Chandos Information by Susan Batley

By Susan Batley

Following on from the 1st variation of this booklet, the second one variation fills the space among extra advanced theoretical texts and people books with a in simple terms functional method. The publication appears to be like at significant library category schemes in use in Europe, united kingdom and america, and contains sensible workouts to illustrate their program. Importantly, classifying digital assets is additionally mentioned. type in conception and perform goals to demystify a truly complicated topic, and to supply a legitimate theoretical underpinning, including sensible suggestion and improvement of functional talents. Chapters focus merely on class instead of cataloguing and indexing, making sure a better insurance of the topic.

  • covers the most recent Dewey Decimal type, twenty third edition
  • provides useful suggestion on which schemes should be most fitted for various different types of library collection
  • covers class of electronic resources
  • explores contemporary advancements in electronic assets and tagging

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