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==== Middlebury's Local Policies<br> ====
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==== Middlebury's Local Policies<br> ====
  
Basic tenet: Create an authority record when cataloger feels there is a need<br>
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Basic tenet: Create an authority record when cataloger feels there is a need<br>  
  
Guidelines: create an authority record when the following is necessary:<br>
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#Guidelines: create an authority record when the following is necessary:<br>  
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#*Name needs a cross-reference for a variant<br>
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#*Name is especially significant or unique to Vermont<br>
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#*Name is associated with several (3 or more?) items<br>
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#Use the item in hand for information about variants, birth &amp; death dates, etc.
  
*Name needs a cross-reference for a variant<br>
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[[Category:Authorities]] [[Category:Authority_control]] [[Category:Cataloging]]
*Name is especially significant or unique to Vermont<br>
 
*Name is associated with several (3 or more?) items<br>
 
 
 
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[[Category:authorities]]
 
[[Category:authority control]]
 
[[Category:cataloging]]
 

Revision as of 15:32, 14 October 2010

Middlebury's Local Policies

Basic tenet: Create an authority record when cataloger feels there is a need

  1. Guidelines: create an authority record when the following is necessary:
    • Name needs a cross-reference for a variant
    • Name is especially significant or unique to Vermont
    • Name is associated with several (3 or more?) items
  2. Use the item in hand for information about variants, birth & death dates, etc.
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