Updated cataloguing guidelines for bibliographic and authority records

We are pleased to advise updated Cataloguing Guidelines information <http://www.nla.gov.au/librariesaustralia/training-support/manuals-guides/>
is now available from the Libraries Australia website.

The following documents contain sample records which includes both RDA and AACR2 examples:

Guidelines for Cataloguing: Bibliographic Records

• Enhancing and maintaining the quality of the Australian National Bibliographic Database
• Collection Level Records
• Remote Access Electronic Resources
• Microforms
• Multi-part works
• Non-book resources in visual arts collections
• Theses
• Unpublished material and published and unpublished copies

Authority records – Guidelines for:

• Establishing name authorities
• Establishing Australian local government authorities
• Establishing Australian military authorities
• Changing name authorities

We encourage our Libraries Australia members to read through the refreshed guidelines, in conjunction with updated RDA information.

We welcome your comments and any questions you may have about our manuals, guidelines and user guides or any other Libraries Australia issue via our online enquiry form: Make a new Libraries Australia enquiry. <http://librariesaustraliaref.nla.gov.au/reft100.aspx?key=LA>

The Australian National Bibliographic Database team

Laurel Paton | Manager, Australian National Bibliographic Database | Libraries Australia | Resource Sharing Division | National Library of Australia | Canberra ACT 2600 Ph +61 (2) 6262 1326 | lpaton@nla.gov.au

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