Posting on Autocat On 6/20/2016 11:22 PM, Margot Krissiep wrote: I have a book in German that is a translation from French. There is no author, so the French book…

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Posting to Autocat On 6/21/2016 5:25 PM, Kuperman, Aaron wrote: The change was initiated because people on both sides of the spectrum were confusing the term “aliens” (which is legalese…

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Posting to Autocat http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/20/opinion/a-fight-over-aliens.html There was a NY Times editorial about the proposed change by LC of the subject heading “Illegal aliens” to two headings: “Noncitizens” and “Unauthorized immigration”. I…

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Posting to Autocat On 6/16/2016 9:25 PM, Richard J. Violette wrote: It is my sad duty to inform you that Mac Elrod’s journey ended peacefully this morning at 5:45 a.m.…

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Posting to Autocat On 6/15/2016 5:45 PM, Gray-Williams, Donna wrote: Lately I’ve seen subject heading strings in OCLC records without a topical subdivision for example: $a Berlin (Germany) $y 20th…

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Posting to RDA-L On 6/11/2016 8:29 PM, Heidrun Wiesenmüller wrote: I’ve taught the former German cataloging rules (RAK) to students for about eight years and I’m well aware that not…

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Posting on RDA-L On 6/8/2016 11:14 AM, Emily Raba wrote: Or confuse the user who’s looking for the film Un cœur en hiver. True enough, but if someone is confused…

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Posting to RDA-L On 6/7/2016 2:58 PM, Heidrun Wiesenmüller wrote: We had a discussion about actors in movies who are named with a “dans” before of the title. Should their…

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Posting to Bibframe On 5/31/2016 5:45 PM, joergprante wrote: Data wrapped in verbose statements, with fillers like “v.” or “pt.”, is not suitable for entities being linked and queried on…

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