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Cataloging: Using Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) in Cataloging

Module 7—Names as Subjects

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Review Questions


Using the MeSH Browser identify the appropriate terms to be added to the catalog record for these works.

1. True or False?

NLM catalogers can assign topical subheadings with corporate, personal name, or uniform title subject added entries.

True
False
 
2. What would be the appropriate subject headings for a work titled "On supervision: psychoanalytic and Freudian analytic perspectives"?
600 12 Freud, Sigmund, $d 1856-1939
     650 12 Freudian Theory
     650 22 Psychoanalysis $x organization and administration

600 12 Freud, Sigmund, $d 1856-1939
     650 12 Psychoanalysis $x organization and administration

650 12 Freudian Theory
     650 22 Psychoanalysis $x organization and administration
 
3. When can catalogers use corporate names found in the MeSH vocabulary?
Always
Never
Sometimes
 

4. True or False?

Catalogers should routinely add a Publication Type of Congresses to personally authored works discussing a particular conference.

True
False
 
5. What would be the appropriate subject headings for a work about the history of the US Public Health Service?
610 12 United States. $b Public Health Service $x history

610 12 United States. $b Public Health Service
     650 12 United States Government Agencies $x history

650 12 United States Public Health Service
     650 22 United States Government Agencies $x history
 
6. What would be the appropriate subject headings for the following work: Progress report on the German Human Genome Project?
610 22 Deutsches Humangenomprojekt
     650 12 Human Genome Project

610 22 Deutsches Humangenomprojekt

650 12 Human Genome Project 


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