Library Classification and Cataloguing - 14213
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Rationale and Objectives

 

Arrangement of book and non-book materials according to subject, author, time, place etc. It is the basic need of Library, hence classification of reading materials according to recognized devices have been incorporated in the classification theory papers. The said methods have been put into practice in this chapter. The tools in use are D.D.C. 19th edition and Sear's list of subject heading.

 

 CURRICULUM
SL Topics Periods
1. Introduction to D.D.C., 19th Edition 10
2. Construction of Members for Simple Titles 20
3. Classification Work According to D.D.C., 19th edition 20
4. Cataloguing with AACR-II (Revised) 10
5. Different Types of Entries 10
6. Choice of Heading 10
7. Cataloguing of at least 100 titles with AAep-II 10
  Total 90

 

 CONTENTS
 Topics  Content Periods
01 Introduction to D.D.C., 19th Edition 10
01.01 Terminologies 2
01.02 Summaries 2
01.03 Use of Schedules 6
02 Construction of Members for Simple Titles 20
02.01 Construction of Members - Methods - Means. 5
02.02 Titles 15
03 Classification Work According to D.D.C., 19th Edition 20
03.01 Classification of at least 250 titles 20
04 Cataloguing with AACR-II (Revised) 10
04.01 Introduction to AACR-II 5
04.02 Salient Features of AACR-II 5
05 Different Types of Entries 10
05.01 Entries in AACR-II 4
05.02 Main Entry 2
05.03 Added Entry 2
05.04 Reference Entry 2
06 Choice of Headings 10
06.01 Choice and Rendering of Heading 3
06.02 Personal names, Western/Indian names 3
06.03 Corporate Authors 2
06.04 Pseudonymous, Anonymous Works and Uniform Titles 2
07 Cataloguing of at least 100 Titles with AAep-II 10
07.01 Personal authors, Single and Joint Authors - 20 each 6
07.02 Pseudonymous Authors - 20 each 2
07.03 Anonymous Author - 20 each 2

 

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 Scheme of Examination: Final Examination Marks = 80
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