Cataloguing Outside the Box: A practical guide to cataloguing special collections materials by Patricia Falk, Stefanie Hunker

Cataloguing Outside the Box: A practical guide to cataloguing special collections materials by Patricia Falk, Stefanie Hunker

A practical guide to cataloguing and processing the unique special collections formats in the Browne Popular Culture Library (BPCL) and the Music Library and...

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ISBN-13:9781843345534
Publisher:Elsevier Science
Publication date:01/20/2010
Series:Chandos Information Professional Series
Pages:260
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)
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Cataloguing Outside the Box: A practical guide to cataloguing special collections materials by Patricia Falk, Stefanie Hunker

A practical guide to cataloguing and processing the unique special collections formats in the Browne Popular Culture Library (BPCL) and the Music Library and Sound Recordings Archives (MLSRA) at Bowling Green State University (BGSU) (e.g. fanzines, popular sound recordings, comic books, motion picture scripts and press kits, popular fiction). Cataloguing Outside the Box provides guidance to professionals in library and information science facing the same cataloguing challenges. Additionally, name authority work for these collections is addressed.


  • Provides practical guidelines and solutions for cataloguing challenges
  • Draws on the authors’ varied experiences with these special materials
  • Addresses specific, unique special collections materials