On Thu, 11 Mar 2021 16:46:04 +0000, McDonald, Stephen <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>Unfortunately, the Task Group recommendation does not have any recommendations relevant to a piece of software labeled an author.
>Stephen, I am minded of something you mentioned in another list a month ago. If someone goes into the forest and records ambient sounds, the forest is not considered to be the creator ...
I can't resist ... I just can't resist ...
Giuseppe Penone: Transcription musicale de la structure des arbres
Giuseppe Penone - Sons de mélèze
I cataloged both of these for my library a few years back. No, I didn't make access points for the various trees as creators ... but maybe I should have (while RDA still allows such shenanigans). I think Penone would like that.
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