Mann, T. (2008). “On the record” but off the track: a review of the report of the library of congress working group on the future of bibliographic control, with a further examination of library of congress cataloging tendencies.
Mann understates capabilities (and potential) of tags and keywords, but his conclusion that they should supplement, not replace, LCSH is well argued and probably right. (Even if I can’t help but hear an old man complaining about that newfangled “Rock & Roll” in my head when I read him.) Continue reading Thomas Mann: “On the record” but off the track