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SACO Participants' Manual
(Library of Congress, Cataloging Distribution Service, 2001)
The SACO Participants' Manual provides easy-to-use guidance for libraries proposing new Library of Congress subject headings and LC classification numbers and for libraries submitting change proposals for existing subject headings and classification.
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 ...
Recommendation to Implement an Alliance-wide Alternative to the LCSH “Illegal Aliens” Subject Terminology
(Orbis Cascade Alliance, 2020-06)
Recommendation from the Orbis Cascade Alliance Cataloging Standing Group and Network Zone Manager that the Alliance establish a central mechanism for replacing the Library of Congress Subject Heading “Illegal Aliens” with the recommended alternative term “Undocumented immigrants” in the Alliance shared ILS (Integrated Library ...
Providing alternative subject headings for controversial Library of Congress subject headings in the Alliance shared ILS
(Orbis Cascade Alliance, 2019-12)
Discussion paper from the Orbis Cascade Alliance Cataloging Standing Group on addressing controversial Library of Congress Subject Headings (specifically focused on the LCSH “Illegal Aliens”) in the Alliance shared ILS (Integrated Library System).