In reference to another cataloging text, Chan's Cataloging and
Classification: an Introduction, does anyone know when/if that will be
revised? It's currently only available as the 2nd ed., 1994, & is beginning
to get dated.
Kathy Nystrom, Head of Cataloging
Eden-Webster Library System
470 East Lockwood Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63119-3192
(314) 968-7113 (fax)
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> This message is for those of you who are teaching cataloging
> in the fall
> and who have used _Wynar's Introduction to Cataloging and
> in teaching your course.
> I want to let you know that a revised 9th ed. is at the printer's.
> Chapters 4-7 in this text have been completely updated to incorporate
> AACR2R, 2002 edition, and its 2003 update pages. The MARC
> examples have
> also been updated, and several typographical errors (what is
> the emoticon
> for a red face?) have been fixed. The other chapters in the
> book have not
> yet been updated, but I'll be completing their revision for
> the 10th ed.
> The revised 9th ed. should be out before the end of August. So if you
> want your bookstores to have the new version, please let them know.