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I'm not aware of any plans to revise this.  The 1994 edition
is woefully out of date.  I've always considered it a good
textbook, especially its treatment of subject access.

Barry Neavill

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>Date: Mon, 2 Aug 2004 11:46:31 -0500
>From: Kathy Nystrom <[log in to unmask]>
>Subject: Re: revised cataloging text
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>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) 968-7151
>(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
>> Classification_
>> 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.
>>
Gordon B. Neavill
Associate Professor
Library and Information Science Program
Wayne State University
Detroit, MI 48202
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