Glossary search



n. ~ 1. The process of identifying, reviewing, and abstracting the components of something. - 2. Cataloging · The process of writing a separate, supplementary description (an in-analytic) for a part of a collection or item for which a more general description has been entered into the catalog or finding aid. - 3. Cataloging · The process of assigning subject headings to materials described in a catalog; subject analysis. - 4. Classification · The process of subdividing a major subject category into its facets.