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The State of Authority


Information Technology and Libraries Volume 7, Number 2, ISSN 0730-9295


Describes the results of surveys that examined how academic libraries are employing authority control, the impact of AACR2 and online catalogs on the need for authority control, and the effect of OCLC cataloging on a university library catalog established without authority control for corporate or personal names. (62 references) (Author/CLB)


Baer, N.L. & Johnson, K.E. (1988). The State of Authority. Information Technology and Libraries, 7(2), 139. Retrieved November 15, 2019 from .

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