Ethics of Cataloging

Ethics of Cataloging

Ethics of Cataloging LACONI TSS Unconference 2018 September 21, 2018 What do we mean by professional ethics? CODE OF ETHICS ALA CODE OF ETHICS ALCTS CODE OF ETHICS Equitable service and access Broad, unbiased access

Accurate, unbiased services Secure, safe environment Secure, safe environment Preserve and conserve materials Intellectual freedom

Intellectual property Extend, enhance information sources for users Intellectual freedom Intellectual property Right to privacy Professionalism

Right to privacy Personal vs Professional Professionalism CATALOGER CODE OF ETHICS Equitable, fair, uncensored access to resources Comprehensive and accurate records and

access points Honest, truthful representation of resources Current authority files Professionalism RESPRESENTATION OF RESOURCE Regardless of subject, provenience, and authorship, the description of the resource must be:

Accurate Honest Truthful Comprehensive What about unbiased or neutral? ACCESS POINTS

Subject descriptions Responsibility statements Format descriptions Classifications Metadata AUTHORITY FILES

Subject Name Title Name/Title Genre/Form VIAF

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION LIBRARY COLLECTION Adult Youth Teen Reference SHELF LOCATION Nonfiction

Fiction Other DECEPTIVE WORKS Memoirs Autobiography/Biography HISTORICAL NEGATIONISM AND PSEUDOSCIENCE

Conspiracy theory Religious Self-help ...but what about the children? Dewey/NonDewey Childrens Subject Headings (CSH) Childrens and

Young Adults cataloging program (CYAC) Questions? Laura Murff, MLS,MJ Director of Technical Services Lisle Library District 777 Front Street Lisle IL 60532 630.971.1674 [email protected]

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