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Cataloguing Rules

In order for catalogues to function in the most efficient and effective way, it is important that entries are constructed in a consistent way. Over the years, a number of sets of cataloguing rules have been devised to ensure that catalogue records are created in a consistent manner.

Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR)

Functional requirements for Bibliographic records (FRBR)

International Standard Bibliographic Description (ISBD)

Regeln fur die alphabetische Katalogisierung (RAK)

Cataloguing Cultural Objects (CCO)

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Content by: Ann Chapman of UKOLN.
Page last revised on: 28-Feb-2006
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