Ok, but what about the stampers, which are neither mothers nor lacquers?
On Dec 11, 2009, at 4:46 PM, Timothy Wisniewski wrote:
> Hey Kevin,
> According to IASA Cataloging Rules, you would use the quantity and
> specific material designation "sound disc" followed by the specific
> format term in parentheses. Two examples from IASA:
> 1 sound disc (metal mother)
> 1 sound disc (lacquer)
> IASA's cataloging rules for physical description are here:
> Beyond the limited format list there (Section 5.B.2.), IASA suggests
> additional format terms may be applied as appropriate.
> Have fun,
> On Fri, Dec 11, 2009 at 4:30 PM, <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Can someone tell me the correct term(s) to use when cataloging metal
>> parts used to create an LP? What is the physical format called?
>> Thank you,
>> Kevin Irelan
>> SYDA Foundation
> Timothy Wisniewski, M.L.I.S.
> Visual Materials Archivist
> Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives
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