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union catalog

[′yün·yən ′kad·əl‚äg]
(computer science)
A merged listing of the contents of two or more catalogs (of libraries, for example).
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The characteristics of such a consolidation process are highly dynamic and are likely to be based more on distributed search approaches than on traditional union catalog style consolidation--although specific popular clusters of A&I databases may be predefined into logical union A&l databases (using centralized union catalog approaches) for performance and functional quality reasons.
Those innovations include the National Union Catalog in 1901, the Union List of Serials in 1927, and the first Interlibrary Loan Code in 1917.
has announced that school districts can easily share library resources and electronic records among their schools with its newest Union Catalog Plus v4.0 for Windows.
The easy-to-read formatting of the results shows at a glance if the title is available, and in a union catalog environment it will indicate if it's available at another location.
Winnebago Software Company has announced the release of Spectrum Union Catalog, a client/server program providing access to the complete holdings of a district or library consortium/alliance through a unified database.
OCLC has announced that the library of El Colegio de Mexico, located in Mexico City, has joined OCLC as a full cataloging member and will add its 375,000 bibliographic records to WorldCat, the OCLC online union catalog. The Daniel Cosio Villegas Library will also use the OCLC interlibrary loan service and the CORC service with WebDewey.
Using a Perl script, Grillo was successful in simulating a Web-based union catalog for a consortium of law libraries.
Upon installation, the National Library of the Philippines will initially be able to provide access to a Union Catalog, whereby the collections of the NLP and the collections of more than 200 of the libraries it supports can be obtained via the NLP Web PAC.
One of the first goals of the NELLCO organization was to create a union catalog of some sort so that the different libraries could See and access each other's holdings.
Bin Muaammar also headed the creation of the Arabic Union Catalog (AUC) a one-of-a-kind digital platform in the Arab world, which has over 1.2 million bibliographic records today.
KUWAIT - Inauguration of State of Kuwait Libraries Portal and connecting it up with Arabic Union Catalog (AUC) represents a major step forward for Arab cultural cooperation particularly in libraries and data bibliographical realms, Minister of Information says.
In the 2000s and later, the Alliance has focused on the development of a regional union catalog (Prospector), collaborative e-resource licensing, and other technology projects.

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