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Library of Congress Subject Headings (6-Volume Set)

Series: Library of Congress Subject Headings Series

By: Library of Congress (Author)

7893 pages, no illustrations

Library of Congress, Cataloging Distribution Service

Hardback | Jan 2012 | Edition: 34 | #202510
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NHBS Price: £450.00 $546/€501 approx

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The Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) is the only subject headings list accepted as the worldwide standard. LCSH is the most comprehensive list of subject headings in print in the world. It is the one tool no librarian should be without. Provides an alphabetical list of all subject headings, cross-references and subdivisions in verified status in the LC subject authority file.

LCSH is the best way to keep your subject headings current--the key to accurate cataloging and topical searching. LCSH 34th edition contains approximately 329,000 total subject headings and references, including approximately 8000 new headings. Includes all subject headings created by catalogers and used in cataloging at the Library of Congress through March 2012. The six-volume set includes free-floating subdivisions, genre/form headings, and children's subject headings. Includes the full subdivision record.

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