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Cataloging and Metadata


Barcodes are used in libraries to label books, magazines, CD/DVDs, and even patron cards. Most libraries in South Dakota use codabar barcodes. Codabar barcodes are the most frequently used barcodes in libraries.
More Information on barcodes

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Provided by the South Dakota State Library to school and public libraries, WebDewey gives you access to an enhanced version of the DDC database.
More Information on cataloging

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Acquisitions, Recommended book lists and book sellers, Weeding and Deselection.
More Information on collection development

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Magazines, newspapers, journals, serials and other periodicals.
More Information on Peridicals

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  - Cataloguing
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  - Statistics
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