Architecture subject headings are now in direct order!

architectureIn the summer 2009  edition of the Cataloging Standards Bulletin #124 you will find that all of the architecture subject heading have been changed from inverted order to direct order.  Therefore headings such as Architecture, Islamic is now Islamic architecture ; Architecture, Buddist is now Buddhist architecture etc.

Some other highlights of this latest edition of CSB are:

Body, Human is now Human body

Refugees, Jewish is now Jewish refugees

Design, Industrial is now Industrial design

Prisoners, Transportation of is now Penal transportation

Cataloging, Cooperative is now Cooperative cataloging

Genre (Art) is now Art genres

Electric engineering is now Electrical engineering

Electric drafting is now Electrical drafting

Have fun with your database maintenance!

2 responses to “Architecture subject headings are now in direct order!

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