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"Europeanisation” of cataloguing codes : an analysis of the evolution of RDA

Poulter, Alan (2012) "Europeanisation” of cataloguing codes : an analysis of the evolution of RDA. In: Library and Information Science Trends and Research. Library and Information Science . Emerald Group Publishing, pp. 67-84. ISBN 9781780527147

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Abstract

The development of RDA (Resource Description and Access), a new global cataloguing code, is analyzed in detail and its prospects for application in Europe are outlined. A survey of members of IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations) cataloguing Committees was used to obtain specialist opinion.