Conceptualizations of the Cataloging Object: A Critique on Current Perceptions of FRBR Group 1 Entities

  title={Conceptualizations of the Cataloging Object: A Critique on Current Perceptions of FRBR Group 1 Entities},
  author={Manolis Peponakis},
  journal={Cataloging \& Classification Quarterly},
  pages={587 - 602}
  • Manolis Peponakis
  • Published 1 June 2012
  • Computer Science
  • Cataloging & Classification Quarterly
Libraries face a double challenge in the digital age: both the describing framework and the describing object are under change. Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR) attempts to generate a coherent theory and yield a new Paradigm of cataloging. This study deploys current conceptualizations of the FRBR Group 1 entities within the FRBR models family with a view to semantic interoperability. FRBR cannot be considered as simple metadata describing a specific resource but more… 
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