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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Washington, DC : Federal Depository Library Program, 2013-

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General Note:
"Please Note: These guidelines are updated frequently. Superseded text is replaced by new text or deleted"--At head of Introduction.
Summary, etc.:
"The staff of Library Technical Services, Library Services & Content Management (LSCM), U.S. Government Publishing Office developed these Cataloging Guidelines with assistance from staff throughout LSCM. These guidelines are intended to provide specific examples and practices that are unique to the cataloging and creation of various types of metadata for U.S. Government information published by all three branches of the Federal Government and in all formats. These guidelines are used by staff at GPO but are also intended for use by staff in Federal depository libraries and library staff in other institutions who handle, process, or use U.S. Government information"--Introduction.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Also available in PDF format, replaced every six months.
Linking Entry Complexity Note:
Continues online monograph with title: Government Printing Office cataloging guidelines.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on: version last updated July 11 2017; title from web page (viewed July 19, 2017).
Subject: Cataloging of government publications > United States > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
United States. Government Publishing Office. Library Technical Services > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Federal Depository Library Program > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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