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dc.contributor.authorChandler, Adam
dc.contributor.authorLeBlanc, Jim
dc.date.accessioned2005-10-05T12:47:36Z
dc.date.available2005-10-05T12:47:36Z
dc.date.issued2005-10-05T12:47:36Z
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1813/2223
dc.description.abstractThe Hierarchical Interface to Library of Congress Classification (HILCC) is a system developed by the Columbia University Library to leverage call number data from the MARC holdings records in Columbia's online catalog to create a structured, hierarchical menuing system to provide subject access to the library's electronic resources. In this paper, the authors describe a research initiative at the Cornell University Library to discover if the Columbia HILCC scheme can be used as developed by Columbia, or in modified form, to create a virtual undergraduate print collection outside the context of the traditional online catalog. Their results indicate that, with certain adjustments, a HILCC model can indeed be used to represent the holdings of a large research library's undergraduate collection of approximately 150,000 titles, but that such a model is not infinitely scalable and may require a new approach to browsing such a large information space.en_US
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dc.subjectclassificationen_US
dc.subjectbrowsingen_US
dc.titleExploring the Potential of a Virtual Undergraduate Library Collection Based on the Hierarchical Interface to LC Classification (HILCC)en_US
dc.typearticleen_US


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