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  1. said:

    You say, "catalogers believe people want the FRBR user tasks." Actually, I think that is totally untrue. The theoreticians at the top of our profession think that. Cataloging librarians, whose entire purpose is to help patrons, do NOT think that entity-relationship, computer-database-type theory is of any help at all. I think FRBR and all that derives from it is the worst idea to

    September 22, 2010
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  2. An interesting point. I can only reply that I hope you are correct and I certainly agree with you.<br /><br />But if that is true, it is important that more catalogers speak up since the &quot;Voice of Cataloging&quot; appears to endorse FRBR/RDA completely. At least, that&#39;s the way it seems to me.

    September 22, 2010
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