Table of Contents


LRTS v. 12 no. 3, Summer 1968


MARC: The First Two Years


Henriette D. Avram


A Compendium of the MARC System


Theodore Edward Leach


Design Considerations for the MARC Magnetic Tape Formats


John F. Knapp


Special Characters and Diacritical Marks Used in Roman Alphabets


Lucia J. Rather


An Analysis of Bibliographic Data Conversion Costs


P. A. Simmons


The Preparations of MARC Bibliographic Data for Machine Input


Patricia E. Parker

Public Relations Programs of Public Librariesí Technical Services


Friedrich Karl-Heinz Brose


Introduction to the Seventh Edition of Subject Headings Used in the Dictionary Catalogs of the Library of Congress


Robert R. Holmes


Some Problems in Book Conversation


Paul N. Banks


Criteria for Weeding of Collections


Marianne Cooper


Catalog Entries for Primary Legal Sources


Werner B. Ellinger


A Review of the ASTM CODEN for Periodical Titles


Donald P. Hammer


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