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Indexes


  • Works consisting wholly or chiefly of systematic guides to the content of resources, usually presented as alphabetical lists of names, places, subjects, etc., with references to their locations in the resources.

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    • found: Genre terms : a thesaurus for use in rare book and special collections cataloging, via WWW, Aug. 5, 2014(Indexes. BT Reference works)
    • found: Art & architecture thesaurus online, Aug. 5, 2014(indexes (reference sources). UF indices. Systematic guides to the contents of texts, files, or documents, presented as a list, usually in alphabetical order, of persons and/or subjects referred to in documents, with location of references thereto.)
    • found: Reitz, J.M. ODLIS : online dictionary for library and information science, Aug. 5, 2014(index: An alphabetically arranged list of headings consisting of the personal names, places, and subjects treated in a written work, with page numbers to refer the reader to the point in the text at which information pertaining to the heading is found. In single-volume works of reference and nonfiction, any indexes appear at the end of the back matter. In a multivolume work, they are found at the end of the last volume. In very large multivolume reference works, the last volume may be devoted entirely to indexes. Alternate plural: indices. Also refers to an open-end finding guide to the literature of an academic field or discipline (example: Philosopher's Index), to works of a specific literary form (Biography Index) or published in a specific format (Reader's Guide to Periodical Literature), or to the analyzed contents of a serial publication (New York Times Index). Indexes of this kind are usually issued in monthly or quarterly paperback supplements, cumulated annually.)
    • found: Görlach, M. An alphabetical list of English text types, in Text types and the history of English, c2004:p. 49 (index: list at end of book)
  • General Notes

    • Works consisting wholly or chiefly of systematic guides to the content of resources, usually presented as alphabetical lists of names, places, subjects, etc., with references to their locations in the resources.
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    • 2014-12-01: new
    • 2015-12-08: revised
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