Document (#41654)

Editor
Bristow, B.A. u.a.
Title
Sears' list of subject headings
Issue
22th ed.
Imprint
Ipswich, Mas. : Grey House Publishing / H W Wilson
Year
2018
Pages
1056 S
Isbn
978-1682172346
Abstract
The system is available both in print and online versions. Names a few new subject headings in areas like science, technology, engineering and medicine (STEM). In this edition, there are a total of 1,600 new headings making it a total of 12,000+ preferred headings meant for subject access in small and medium sized libraries. This unprecedented increase of about 1,600 headings is mostly due the complete incorporation of the Canadian Sears last published independently in 2006. Also critically examines inconsistencies in a few headings. Concludes to say the new edition in resplendent, hard binding maintains its stellar reputation of a handy list of general subject headings both for applications and a teaching resource.
Footnote
Introduction und Rez. in: Knowledge Organization 45(2018) no.8, S.712-714. u.d.T. "Satija, M. P. 2018: "The 22nd edition (2018) of the Sears List of Subject Headings: A brief introduction." (DOI:10.5771/0943-7444-2018-8-712).
Theme
Verbale Doksprachen für präkombinierte Einträge
Object
Sears List of Subject Headings

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