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Task Force to Review the Statement of International Cataloguing Principles


Statement of International Cataloguing Principles (Revisions through April 2006)
Interim Report (June 2007)
Final Report

CC:DA/TF/Statement of International Cataloguing Principles/1

December 8, 2006


The Task Force to Review the Statement of International Cataloguing Principles is charged with:

  • Preparing an interim review paper on the latest available draft, looking at the principles generally and with respect to the available information on Resource Description and Access (RDA) specifically. This interim review paper will be sent to the chair of CC:DA by May 15, 2007.

  • Being the primary body within CC:DA to compare and contrast the latest available version of the Statement of International Cataloguing Principles with RDA as RDA review and development proceeds. The TF shall alert CC:DA if there are significant differences.

  • Preparing a report for CC:DA that will form the basis of the ALA response when the Statement goes out for worldwide review. The TF will develop the report using any instructions provided by the requesting agency; issues specifically of interest to CC:DA will be included in an appendix or under separate cover. This report will be sent to the chair of CC:DA three weeks before the deadline given by the requesting agency.

CC:DA/TF/Statement of International Cataloguing Principles/2

December 8, 2006; rev. December 15, 2006


Everett Allgood, Chair
New York University
B-Level, Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, New York 10012
work: (212) 998-2488
fax: (212) 995-4366

John C. Attig
Pennsylvania State University
126J Paterno Library
University Park, PA 16802-1805
work: (814) 865-1755
fax: (814) 863-7293

Laurel Jizba
Cataloging Consultant/Trainer
479 Maple Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906-3066
home: (765) 743-0446

Ed Jones
National University Library
9393 Lightwave Ave.
San Diego, CA 92123-1447
work: (858) 541-7920
fax: (858) 541-7997

Robert L. Maxwell
Brigham Young University
6728 Harold B. Lee Library
Provo, UT 84602
work: (801) 422-5568
fax: (801) 422-3221

Dorothy McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles
Science & Engineering Library
8251 Boelter Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1598
work: (310) 825-0794
fax: (310) 206-9872

Hideyuki Morimoto
C.V. Starr East Asian Library
300 Kent Hall, mail code 3901
Columbia University
1140 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10027
work: (212) 854-1510
fax: (212) 662-6286

Keiko Suzuki
Yale University
East Asia Library, Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240
work: (203) 432-2778
fax: (203) 432-7231

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CC:DA/TF/Statement of International Cataloguing Principles/3

June 13, 2007

Interim Report

The report is available in the following formats:

CC:DA/TF/Statement of International Cataloguing Principles/4

June 11, 2008

Final Report

The report is available in the following formats: