LRTS volume 54, no. 2

April 2010 Contents

Guest Editorial

New Areas for Cataloging Research

Carlen Ruschoff


Approval Plan Profile Assessment in Two Large ARL Libraries: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Pennsylvania State University

Robert Alan, Tina E. Chrzastowski, Lisa German, and Lynn Wiley

Google Books as a General Research Collection

Edgar Jones

Cataloging and Classification: Review of the Literature 2007–8

Sydney Chambers and Carolynne Myall

Rethinking Research Library Collections: A Policy Framework for Straitened Times, and Beyond

Dan Hazen


Index to Advertisers

Cover art Image taken from the cover of Tanoshii asobi by Arai Goro (Tokyo: Kõgen Shoin, 1947), a children’s book held in the Gordon W. Prange Collection, University of Maryland Libraries, and reprinted with permission. The Prange Collection consists of materials published in Japan during the early U.S. Occupation from 1945 to 1949, when all printed materials were submitted to the Civil Censorship Detachment (CCD), an operating unit of Supreme Commander of the Allied Powers (SCAP).