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Content Creation. Sue Duffy King’s Fund Information & Library Service. Background. King’s Fund - ‘an independent charitable foundation whose goal is to improve health especially in London’. Library stock. 35,000+ books 600+ journals 33,000 abstracts. Library Users. Staff Visitors

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Content creation

Content Creation

Sue Duffy

King’s Fund Information & Library Service


Background
Background

  • King’s Fund - ‘an independent charitable foundation whose goal is to improve health especially in London’


Library stock
Library stock

  • 35,000+ books

  • 600+ journals

    • 33,000 abstracts


Library users
Library Users

  • Staff

  • Visitors

  • External enquirers


Content creation1
Content Creation

  • Decision taken to create own records

    • large amount of grey literature

    • demand for immediate access to new publications

    • relatively small, specialised stock


Format changes
Format changes

  • Dispensed with almost all MARC punctuation

  • Changed the order of fields

  • Created some new fields


Marc punctuation
MARC punctuation

  • |c 260 Publication information

  • |v 440 Series

  • |u / |z 856 Electronic access


Order of fields
Order of fields

  • 700 Chairperson after 110

  • 520 Abstract after 650




New fields created
New fields created

  • 246 Variant title

  • 652 Geographical location

  • 773 Journal source


Variant title
Variant title

  • 246 field added because many reports acquired colloquial titles which would not otherwise feature in a record.

    • e.g. The Alder Hey Report, The Wanless Report



Journal source field
Journal Source Field

  • 773 field - devised as a standard method of giving information about an abstracted article

  • also placed out of numerical sequence in the record



Content standards
Content standards

  • Cataloguing guidelines

  • Authorities

  • Quality control


Cataloguing guidelines
Cataloguing guidelines

  • Written in house

  • Updated with each system upgrade


Authorities
Authorities

  • Use authorities only in 650 field

  • Authority file is the downloaded HMIC thesaurus


Quality control
Quality control

  • Monitored by Technical Services Librarian

  • Proof read for Current Awareness Bulletin


Recent changes
Recent changes

  • Electronic links

  • New item types for electronic formats

    • Webpubl

    • Website

    • E-Abstract


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