Call number - library classification , Other Management

Call Number:

The call numbers' for a document consists of three elements, viz.,class number, book number and collection number. The following example will show the presence of these three elements in a call number. Jawaharlal Nehru: An Autobiography with Musings on Recent Events in India, Bombay, Allied. 1962. The call number for this book by Dewey Decimal classification is:  

Thus, with the help of book number and collection number a document is fully individualised. It means that the call number of a document is unique. Different methods are in use to devise book number and collection number. It is left to individual 'libraries to follow one of these methods or, if possible, devise their own method or practice.  

Posted Date: 11/10/2012 2:33:30 AM | Location : United States







Related Discussions:- Call number - library classification , Assignment Help, Ask Question on Call number - library classification , Get Answer, Expert's Help, Call number - library classification Discussions

Write discussion on Call number - library classification
Your posts are moderated
Related Questions
1. What instructional technology and techniques increase student achievement? 2. Does single-gender education increase student achievement? 3. Does class size impact student achiev

Factors in designing  a project structure The project's success is defined by a properly designed organisation chart. An organisation chart shows where each person is positione

QUESTION CASE STUDY Tesco began in 1919 with one man, Jack Cohen, a market stallholder selling groceries in London. TESCO was formed out of a merger with T.E. Stockwell f

Satisfaction Level: Ideally, DDS should target at satisfying all the requests it receives for the supply of the documents. However, in practice this target is not achievable e

Card Form: Library catalogue in the card form is by far the most popular physical form. It is widely prevalent in libraries throughout the world including India. In this form

QUESTION 1) Describe risk as per the Public Private Partnership Guidance Manual 2) What are the primary objectives of transferring risks from a contracting authority to a pr

Construction Procedure: Parts of a Questbnnaire or Interview Schedule A  questionnaire or  an  interview  schedule contain the following parts:  a)  Introduction and Instr

QUESTION 1 A core concept in implementing TQM is Deming's 14 points, a set of management practices to help companies increase their quality and productivity. List 7 points and


Shopping in terms of Contract Management  Shopping is a term often used in our daily life. In terms of contract management, this term is adapted for procurement of certain spec