Friday, September 4, 2015

Subject Heading : Glossary of Library & Information Science

Subject Heading : Glossary of Library & Information Science

http://librarianshipstudies.blogspot.com/2015/09/subject-heading-glossary-library.html
New Post on Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog provides a comprehensive definition of Subject Heading.
This new encyclopedic entry in the “Glossary of Library & Information Science” of the “Librarianship Studies & Information Technology” blog answers following questions?

What is Subject Heading?
What Subject Heading does?
Where Subject Heading is applied?
What is vocabulary control and why is it important?
How Subject Heading assist library users and staff?
What are the alternatives to Subject Heading?
What are the popular Subject Heading Lists?
Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog will be more focused on the techniques of Library of Congress Classification (LCC) and Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) by use of Classification & Shelflisting Manual (CSM) and Subject Headings Manual (SHM) and Classification Web tool of Library of Congress, and Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC). Follow Librarianship Studies & Information Technology in Social Media blog to be updated of new items and start/comment on the discussions in the Google+ Community Librarianship Studies & Information Technology and Facebook Group Librarianship Studies & Information Technology.