There's now also a record for the revised edition in OCLC: OCLC #174152439
Adam L. Schiff
University of Washington Libraries
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On Mon, 15 Oct 2007, Kevin M. Randall wrote:
> (this message is cross-posted; please excuse any duplication)
> We are pleased to announce publication of Differences Between, Changes
> Within: Guidelines on When to Create a New Record (revised edition, 2007).
> This revised edition is now available as a free, 38-page download (.pdf) and
> is no longer available as a print publication.
> Originally intended to be an appendix to the 2002 AACR2 rule revisions,
> Differences Between, Changes Within evolved into a stand-alone document that
> supplements current descriptive cataloging rules by providing information
> about creating new records or updating existing records.
> The document helps guide the cataloger in determining whether the item in
> hand can be cataloged with existing copy or requires a new bibliographic
> record. General guidelines are followed by specific guidelines for
> manifestation-level records for single-part monographs, multipart monographs,
> integrating resources, and serials. The text describes what constitutes a
> major difference between manifestations, requiring the creation of an
> original record, as well as detailing major changes within a serial
> manifestation that would lead to the creation of a new record. In addition,
> guidance is also provided to identify minor changes that would not require a
> new bibliographic record, but might necessitate updating an existing record.
> The new edition of Differences Between, Changes Within reflects changes
> through the final set of amendments to AACR2, which were issued in 2005. Some
> guidelines have been changed and some removed. All rule references have been
> verified and updated wherever necessary.
> To download your PDF copy of Differences Between, Changes Within, direct your
> browser to
> Kevin M. Randall
> Chair, Task Force to Maintain the CC:DA Publication Differences Between,
> Changes Within (ALA/ALCTS/CCS Committee on Cataloging: Description and
> Kevin M. Randall
> Principal Serials Cataloger
> Bibliographic Services Dept.
> Northwestern University Library
> 1970 Campus Drive
> Evanston, IL 60208-2300
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> phone: (847) 491-2939
> fax: (847) 491-4345