Cataloging Alternatives: An Investigation of Contract Cataloging, Cooperative Cataloging, and the Use of Temporary Help
El-Sherbini, Magda (1992)
This paper is based on a report issued by an Ohio State University Ad Hoc Task Force which was formed to investigate alternative methods for obtaining bibliographic records from sources outside the Cataloging Department ...
Changes in Technical Services and Their Effect on the Role of Catalogers and Staff Education: An Overview
El-Sherbini, Magda; Klim, George (1997)
Series Authority Control: Potential Effects of Library of Congress' Decision on Users at The Ohio State University
Dunham, Barbara; McGurr, Melanie; El-Sherbini, Magda (2008)
Following the decision of the Library of Congress (LC) to discontinue series authority control, many libraries were left with an important decision to make—should they continue creating series authority records, prepare ...
Turn Your Idea into a Publication: Research Methodology -- Session 1. Part 2
El-Sherbini, Magda (2015-01-12)
Selecting research methodology depends on what you wish to study. In other words, methodology is determined by the topic of your research. Success or failure of your project often depends on using the correct methods ...
Selected Cataloging Tools on the Internet
El-Sherbini, Magda (2003)
This bibliography contains selected cataloging tools on the Internet. It is divided into seven sections as follows: authority management and subject headings tools; cataloging tools by type of materials; dictionaries, ...
A Study of Cutter Number Adjustment at the Ohio State University Libraries
El-Sherbini, Magda; Stalker, John C. (1996)
Sharing Cataloging Expertise: Options for Libraries to Share Their Skilled Catalogers with Other Libraries
El-Sherbini, Magda (2010)
Library cooperation is a flexible concept that involves practically all aspects of library technical operations. Until recently, areas of cooperation have included mostly interlibrary borrowing and the union catalogs. ...
Contract Cataloging: A Pilot Project for Outsourcing Slavic Books
El-Sherbini, Magda (1995)
This paper describes a pilot project conducted at the Ohio State University Libraries to contract out the cataloging of Slavic books. Two dimensions were examined in this study: (1) the quality of bibliographic records ...
Program for Cooperative Cataloging: BIBCO Records: Analysis of Quality
El-Sherbini, Magda (2010)
The Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) is an international program that brings together libraries that wish to participate in the creation and sharing of bibliographic records. These high quality records can be used ...
Open WorldCat and Its Impact on Academic Libraries
El-Sherbini, Magda (2007)
This paper analyzes librarians' reactions to the Open OCLC WorldCat. A detailed survey was sent to ARL libraries to explore what, if anything, the libraries are currently doing to prepare for these changes and how they ...