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Dear Shawne and Bill,

Thank you!  I will share it with the faculty tonight.

--Yan

On Wed, Sep 11, 2019 at 2:57 PM Miksa, Shawne <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Posting this for Bill Moen....
>
> Here is the paper to which he refers:
>
> Mann, T. (1991). Cataloging quality, LC priorities, and models of the
> library's future. (Opinion papers, no. 1). Washington, D.C. :  Cataloging
> Forum Steering Committee.
>
>
>
> From: Moen, William
>
> Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2019 1:32 PM
>
> To: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>
> Subject: RE: [EXT] Re: [eduCAT] Organization of Information course for
> School Media Students
>
>
>
> Whether this argument persuades remains to be judged, but the fact of the
> matter is that organizing information is both temporally and logically
> prior to development of references services and many other library services
> that assume there are organizational (e.g., classified collections) and
> representation structures (e.g., metadata) for the information objects in
> the collections.
>
>
>
> In 1991, Thomas Mann, senior reference librarian at the Library of
> Congress,  presented a document at the first LC Cataloging Forum titled:
> Cataloging quality, LC priorities, and models of the library's future. A
> major point he made is that his work as a reference librarian was made
> possible because of the work of the LC catalogers and the classified
> collection. Since they cite the document, maybe Drs. Miksa, Snow, or
> Zavalina might have a copy of the document to scan and post. I know I have
> a copy someplace.
>
>
>
> Bill
>
>
>
> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>
> William E. Moen, Ph.D.
>
> Associate Professor; Director, Undergraduate Information Science Program,
>
> College of Information, Department of Information Science
>
> University of North Texas
>
> Email: [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>
>
> Voice: 940-594-6704
>
> Change is inevitable (Disraeli), ergo Truth should be timestamped!
>


-- 
Dr. Yan Ma, Ph.D.
Professor of Graduate School of Library & Information Studies
Harrington School of Communications and Media
University of Rhode Island
94 West Alumni Ave.
Kingston, RI 02881 USA
Email: [log in to unmask] <[log in to unmask]>
Tel: 401-874-2819
Fax: 401-874-4964
https://harrington.uri.edu/meet/yan-ma/