Table of Contents

LRTS v. 23, no. 3, Fall 1979

Our Thanks to Wes . . .

William A. Gosling

A Note from the New Editor.

Elizabeth L. Tate

Initially, We Need Some Definitions: The Problems of Initialisms in Periodical Titles.

Frank E. Sadowski Jr.

Treatment of People and Peoples in Subject Analysis.

Jessica L. Milstead Harris and Doris H. Clack

The Essentials or Desiderata of the Bibliographic Record as Discovered by Research.

D. Kathryn Weintraub

Reprographic Services in American Libraries.

Joseph Z. Nitecki

Demise of a Classified Catalogue: Victim of Progress?

Joan E. Mount

Margaret Mann Citation, 1979: Michael Gorman and Paul W. Winkler

Michael Gorman and Paul W. Winkler.

Carolyn J. McMillen

Esther J. Piercy Award, 1979: Pamela Wood Darling

Pamela Wood Darling.

William J. Welsh

National Library Services/Resources Section Scholarship Award

Preliminary Report of the ALA RTSD International Cataloging Consultation Committee

Instructions to Authors

Index