Archive for April, 2016

Announcement: The vocabulary management mess needs your attention. In 2013 I wrote a couple of posts critical of some updating practices LC was using in its id.loc.gov services. The first post focused on the relators vocabulary, and how change was handled within that vocabulary. The follow-up post dealt with the unacknowledged gaps in the LCSH […]

By Diane Hillmann, April 24, 2016, 9:58 pm (UTC-5)

I ran across a really interesting article last week, and the points it makes have been rocketing around my head as I consider what’s broken (and why) in the small world many of us live in, not to mention how we can fix those broken things. I’d really recommend taking a look at it: “Hail […]

By Diane Hillmann, April 21, 2016, 9:42 am (UTC-5)