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Task Force on the Review of the Logical Structure of AACR


Background Documents
Key Issues and Recommendations
Final Report (8/16/99)

CC:DA/TF/Logical Structure of AACR/1


The Task Force on the Review of The Logical Structure of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules is charged with the detailed review of Parts One and Two of The Logical Structure of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules by Tom Delsey. Specifically, the Task Force shall focus on the key issues and recommendations contained in Delsey’s logical analysis of AACR. The report of the Task Force will likely form the substance of the ALA response to the international review of the Delsey work.

The Task Force shall submit the report to the Chair of CC:DA before August, 2, 1999 to facilitate distribution to CC:DA and to enable CC:DA to act on the Task Force report before the close of JSC’s review period on September 1, 1999.

CC:DA/TF/Logical Structure of AACR/2


Philip Schreur, Chair [August 1999]
Head, Catalog Department
Stanford University
Preferred mailing address:
1111 Russell St.
Berkeley, CA 94702
work: (650 723-3151 (work)
home: (510 649-7409 (home)
fax: (650) 725-1120 (fax)

Joan Schuitema, Chair [April-July 1999]
Head of Cataloging
Loyola University Chicago
E.M. Cudahy Memorial Library
6525 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60626
work: (773) 508-2656
home: (773) 338-3289
fax: (773) 508-2993

John C. Attig
University Libraries
The Pennsylvania State University
E506 Pattee Library
University Park, PA 16802-1805
work: (814) 865-1755
fax: (814) 863-7293

George F. Johnston
Cataloging & Database Mgmt Dept.
445 Langsam Library, M.L. 0033
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH 45221-0033
work: (513) 556-1995
fax: (513) 556-1505

John Kloswick
Bibliographic Enhancement
W-118 Main Library, MSU
100 Library
East Lansing, MI 48824-1048
work: (517) 353-4526
fax: (517) 353-8969

Mary L. Larsgaard
University of California, Santa Barbara
Map and Imagery Laboratory, Davidson Library
Preferred mailing address:
POB 14805
Santa Barbara, CA 93107
work: (805) 893-4049
home: (805) 687-6945
fax: (805) 893-8799

Ingrid Mifflin
Washington State University
Preferred mailing address:
SE 775 Ridgeview Court
Pullman, WA 99163-2435
work: (509)335-9624
fax: (509)335-9589

Cecilia Sercan
Principal Cataloger, CTS
Cornell University Library
110C Olin Library
Ithaca, NY 14853-5301
work: (607) 255-5752
fax: (607) 255-6110

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Background Documents

Key Issues and Recommendations

CC:DA/TF/Logical Structure of AACR/3

August 16, 1999

Final Report

Please note that the purpose of this document is to facilitate the work of the Committee and to provide a means for outreach to both library and non-library cataloging communities. This document is intended for the exclusive use of CC:DA and its cataloging constituencies, and is presented for discussion in the ongoing process of rule revision. Under no circumstances should the information here be copied or re-transmitted without prior consultation with the current Chair of CC:DA.

The final report is available in the following formats: