A Guide to Documentary Editing
by Mary-Jo Kline, Susan Holbrook Perdue
Publisher: University of Virginia Press 2008
Number of pages: 352
In addition to exploring fully the increasingly central role electronic technology plays in the editing process, this edition provides the most current treatment of the craft's fundamental issues. These include locating and collecting sources, transcribing source texts, conventions of textual treatment, dealing with nontextual elements, and preparing editions for publishers.
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The book highlights the crucial role that controlled vocabularies play in the description, cataloging, or documentation of cultural heritage information. It stresses the importance of standards and the authority work in managing vocabularies.
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The book allows curators, librarians, collection managers, students to better understand the processes involved in building a cohesive set of digital images. It also explores how to link digitized images to the information required to manage them.
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