This book, first published in 1983, is a practical resource for standardized union catalogues of serials that gives useful guidance on the components in the preparation and production of a union catalogue of serials, the administrative machinery required to bring each project to fruition, and the interface with other serials control systems and other information networks.
1. General 2. Functions 3. Media Formats 4. Scope 5. Compilation 6. Bibliographic Control 7. Holdings Control 8. Recommended Standards for Style, Presentation, and Arrangement 9. Criteria for Special Categories 10. Responsibilities 11. Output 12. Relationships With Other Systems