Film, Video Mapping the Wilderness of Knowledge: The Card Catalog, Past, Present and Future

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Title
Mapping the Wilderness of Knowledge: The Card Catalog, Past, Present and Future
Summary
Panelists discussed the challenges of managing the "firehose of information" that is modern library collections, from using printed catalog cards to the development of MARC and BIBFRAME. The event began with an overview of the new book, "The Card Catalog: Cards, Books, and Literary Treasures," co-published by Chronicle Books in association with the Library of Congress.
Event Date
May 10, 2017
Related Resources
News Release: Card Catalog's History is Focus of New Library Publication: https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-17-050/
Running Time
1 hours, 29 minutes, 57 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
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