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Images of Blackness in American Children's Picture Books, 1899-1999: Selections from the UW Children's Literature Collection
(University of Washington Libraries, 2006-02)
Bibliographic essay that accompanied an exhibit of 20th-century children's books depicting African Americans, shown in University of Washington's Suzzallo-Allen Libraries, Feb.-Mar. 2006.
World Treaty Index
The World Treaty Index provides access to over 55,000 treaties of the 20th century, from sources ranging from the United Nations Treaty Series to various national indexes, gazettes, and official files.
Future of the Libraries' catalog : an initial exploration by the Cataloging Policy Committee
(University of Washington Libraries, 2000-07)
There is increasing interest in the future of the UW Libraries’ online catalog that has been sparked by a number of factors. The creation of the Digital Registry and the Information Gateway provided a new means of access to Web resources. The migration of the library catalog to Innovative’s Web product has done the same. ...
Libraries and the Evolving Nature of Scholarship
(American Library Association, 2005-07)
No abstract or description.
Linking in the catalog : a discussion paper for the Cataloging Policy Committee, University of Washington Libraries / by Kathleen Forsythe, Cathy Gerhart, Joe Kiegel, Adam Schiff and Steve Shadle.
Reviews URL links from catalog records to Web resources as found in the University of Washington Libraries catalog as of October 2001. The intent of this review is to start discussion in order to set policy for what type of Web content catalogers include when editing copy or creating new catalog records.
University of Washington Early Buddhist Manuscripts Project in DSpace
Preliminary findings on the deployment of metadata for a project using DSpace at the University of Washington Libraries are presented. Problems encountered include mapping user-provided metadata for a domain-specific image collection to Dublin Core. Creating collection-specific qualifiers and adding value prefixes were tested ...
Slavic and East European Web catalogs as a resource for catalogers
(Haworth Press, Inc., 2002)
Today a Slavic cataloger faced with a puzzle can often see what their counterparts in Eastern Europe have done by looking at library catalogs now accessible over the World Wide Web.
What's in a (Family) Name? DACS, LCSH, and Mixed-Standard Catalogs
The source code "dacs" was recently approved by the Library of Congress Network Development and MARC Standards Office for use in MARC field 600, subfield ‡2. Catalogers who follow DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard) to describe archival materials in MARC records should use the new code to identify DACS as the source ...
WorldCat Local implementation: the impact on interlibrary loan
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2009)
Describes the impact of WorldCat Local implementation on interlibrary loan and suggests some strategies for successful implementation.
Science Experiments: Reaching Out to Our Users
As we all know, it has become increasingly important for librarians to reach out to their user communities and promote the value of libraries. Convincing the faculty and students in the sciences of the value of libraries and librarians can be a particularly “hard-sell” as more and more of their primary journal literature ...