Re: Library terminology

Yes. It will also inform IFLA's multilingual dictionary of cataloguing
(MulDiCat) developed by Barbara Tillet for use by translators of cataloguing
standards, etc. from English into a whole bunch of other languages (including
Chinese, Vietnamese, etc.). We have a SKOS representation of MulDiCat which we
hope to publish real soon now (more news from IFLA!)

On 16 August 2010 at 22:40 Karen Coyle <> wrote:

> While working with folks on the Open Library project I started an 
> informal list of cataloging terminology that needed explaining.
> It's no longer being linked to on the OL site so it may disappear at 
> some point. The question is: does anyone think it would be useful to 
> copy this to the LLD wiki and open it for maintenance? (I'm thinking 
> that the public wiki would allow for the widest participation.) (Note: 
> I already see one entry that I got wrong -- thus the need to make this 
> publicly editable!)
> kc
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