E-Resources Cataloguing

Electronic and Internet Resources Cataloguing

Documents Originally Created: 98/04/16

Questions and comments to: hfraser@yorku.ca

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CATEGORIES OF ELECTRONIC/INTERNET RESOURCES CATALOGUED

  1. All paid subscriptions
  2. Government documents received on legal deposit
  3. Non-paid items and subscriptions selected by bibliographers
  4. Free with print subscription
  5. Government documents printed out from the Internet (not archived)

Deletion requests

Requests for deletion of electronic resources both as added copies and as unique titles should be sent to Bibliographic Services or Law Library Cataloguing.

CATALOGUING PROCEDURES FOR ELECTRONIC RESOURCES

The tags as outlined in the following procedures are only those which are unique to electronic resources. All records created/modified should still contain other tags as appropriate, e.g. subjects, added entries. A guide to applying the MARC tags follows this section.

Other Manuals

For further information about any of these MARC tags, consult the manual by Nancy Olson. It is available on the web by clicking on the title as follows: Cataloging Internet resources : a manual and practical guide or by clicking on the same link within the Computer Files & Internet Resources section of the Technical Services Web Resources Home Page.

For further information about the 856 tag: consult the manual listed above or, click on the following title: Guidelines for the Use of Field 856. This link can also be found within the Computer Files & Internet Resources section of the Technical Services Web Resources Home Page.