Partners in collaborative cataloging: The U.S. Government Printing Office and The University Of Montana

Teressa M. Keenan, Jennie M. Burroughs, Suzanne Ebanues

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Abstract

Collaboration is a necessity in the current library environment where time, money, and resources are limited. This is particularly noticeable for institutions housing federal government documents. In addition to keeping up with the influx of current publications, federal depository libraries must address historical documents for which bibliographic records are not readily available. This report discusses how the United States Government Printing Office and the University of Montana Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library are working together to increase access to pre-1976 United States Forest Service publications and gray literature within the same subject area.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)118-128
Number of pages11
JournalCataloging and Classification Quarterly
Volume51
Issue number1-3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

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Keywords

  • Bibliographic access
  • Collaborative cataloging
  • GPO Partnership Program
  • Government publications
  • Legacy documents
  • Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
  • Reports
  • The University of Montana

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