LRTS volume 53, no. 2

April 2009 Contents



“Wholly Visionary”
The American Library Association, the Library of Congress, and the Card Distribution Program

Martha M. Yee

Series Authority Control at Oregon State University after the Library of Congress’s Series Policy Change

Richard E. Sapon-White


Acquisitions Globalized: The Foreign Language Acquisitions Experience in a Research Library

Judit H. Ward

Creating Organization Name Authority within an Electronic Resources Management System

Kristen Blake and Jacquie Samples

Descriptive Metadata for Digitization of Maps in Books: A British Library Project

Kimberly C. Kowal and Christophe Martyn

Automated Metadata Harvesting: Low-Barrier MARC Record Generation from OAI-PMH Repository Stores Using MarcEdit

Terry Reese


Index to Advertisers

Cover art reprinted from Washington. View from the Military Asylum [St. Elizabeth’s Hospital], artist unknown [ca. 1861], held at the Machen Collection, Historical Society of Washington, D.C.