The Extensive Subject File a Study of User Expectations in a Theological Library

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This study is concerned with determining how library patrons decide which entries to select from a subject card file which consists of numerous bibliographic records. Patrons are expected to select certain records based on elements that are objective (displayed directly by the record and requiring little or no interpretation) or subjective (recognized because of the user's special knowledge of the field).

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White, Cecil R. (Cecil Ray) August 1984.

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This study is concerned with determining how library patrons decide which entries to select from a subject card file which consists of numerous bibliographic records. Patrons are expected to select certain records based on elements that are objective (displayed directly by the record and requiring little or no interpretation) or subjective (recognized because of the user's special knowledge of the field).

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White, Cecil R. (Cecil Ray). The Extensive Subject File a Study of User Expectations in a Theological Library, dissertation, August 1984; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc277723/: accessed April 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .