Course: Identification Document Description

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Course title Identification Document Description
Course code KFI/IPD
Organizational form of instruction Lecture + Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter and summer
Number of ECTS credits 4
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Šrajbová Magda, Mgr.
Course content
1. Introduction to the study of the subject. Literature and sources to the subject. Principles and aims of cataloguing. Bibliographical note. Catalogues - function, types. Standards in cataloguing. Trends in cataloguing - automatical cataloguing, collective catalogues, shared cataloguing, retrospective conversion of catalogues, technical terminology of identifical description. 2. Typology of documents. Edition correction of the book. International suggestions for standard bibliographical description ISBD. 3. Anglo-American catalogue rules (AACR2R) - structure of rules. Structure of bibliographical records - the spheres of description. The sources of description. The levels of description. Bibliographical format MARC 21, UNIMARC. 4. Structure of bibliographical format MARC 21 - label of the pole (tag), indicator, the field, code of subfield, subfield, coded data, descriptive data, selective data. 5. AACR2R, MARC 21 - sphere of data about title and responsibility, sphere of data about publication, sphere of specifical data. 6. AACR2R, MARC 21 - sphere of edition data, sphere of data of physical description, sphere of data about edition, sphere of data of notes, sphere of data about standard number and availibility. Cataloguing of documents on serial and analytical level. 7. AACR2R, MARC 21 - selective data, Headline - chosing of selective data, form of selective data. Nomenclative authorities. 8. AACR2R, MARC 21 - personal headline, headline under the title, unificated titles. 9. AACR2R, MARC 21 - corporative headline. 10. Format MARC 21/Autority, nomenclative authorities - personal names, corporation, action. Label, control field and identifical codes, headline, links, notes, national field. 11. Identifical description of special documents - sphere of description, specific data, selective data. 12. The progress of cataloguing in the world. The progress of cataloguing in Czech republic. Format MARC. 13. Model FRBR - Functional requirements on bibliographical records. Catalogue rules. Resource Description and Access (RDA).

Learning activities and teaching methods
Lecture, Practicum
  • Preparation for comprehensive test (10-40) - 27 hours per semester
  • Practical training (number of hours) - 25 hours per semester
  • Contact hours - 52 hours per semester
professional knowledge
Course requires no special prior knowledge and skills.
learning outcomes
Students will be able to summarize basic knowledge which makes basement of identifical description of the document. The progress and present stadium of catalogue theory in theworld will be presented to them. They will learn practical habits of identifical description of monographics with the control on nomenclative authority. They will be introduced into the basis of theory of bibliographical format MARC 21.
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assessment methods
Recommended literature
  • Anglo-americká katalogizační pravidla : Druhé vydání, revize 1988. Praha : Národní knihovna, 1994. ISBN 80-7050-187-1.
  • AUT - databáze národních autorit NK ČR. Praha : Národní knihovna ČR.
  • ISBD(G) : Všeobecný mezinárodní standardní bibliografický popis : Anotovaný text. Praha : Národní knihovna, 1993. ISBN 80-7050-159-6.
  • Katalogizační politika. Praha : Národní kníhovna České republiky.
  • MARC 21 : bibliografický formát. Praha : Národní knihovna České republiky, 2003. ISBN 80-7050-427-7.
  • MARC 21 : formát pro autority. Praha : Národní knihovna České republiky, 2004. ISBN 80-7050-441-2.
  • Základní kurz katalogizace ve formátu MARC21 [online].
  • Balíková, Marie; Kubalová, Hana,; Svobodová, Jaroslava. Katalogizace ve formátu MARC 21 : stručná instrukce a příklady pro knihy a některé typy pokračujících zdrojů. Praha : Národní knihovna České republiky, 2008. ISBN 978-80-7050-539-7.
  • Kneidlová, Miloslava. ISBD(M) : Mezinárodní standardní bibliografický popis pro monografie. Praha : Národní knihovna, 1993. ISBN 80-7050-166-9.
  • Šrajbová, M. Identifikační popis dokumentu (IPD). AACR2R [online].
  • Šrajbová, M. Identifikační popis dokumentu (IPD) [online].
  • Vodičková, Hana. Identifikace dokumentů. Praha : Státní pedagogické nakladatelství, 1982. ISBN 4b (váz.

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