The Catalog vs. the Homepage?
Best Practices in Connecting to Online Resources


(Updated July 29, 2002)

 Georgia Briscoe, Cheryl Nyberg, and Karen Selden

Program I-1

AALL Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida
Presented July 23, 2002

This bibliography updates the one that was published in the Educational Program Handout Materials, Tuesday, July 23 & Wednesday, July 24, Creating Connections: American Association of Law Libraries 95th Annual Meeting and Conference, July 21-24, 2002 Orlando, Florida at 83-86. 

Bell, Steven J.; “New Information Marketplace Competitors: Issues and Strategies for Academic Libraries,” Portal: Libraries and the Academy, Vol.2 (2) April 2002. pp.277-303.

Benjes, Candice and Janis F. Brown, “Test, Revise, Retest: Usability Testing and Library Web Sites,” Internet Reference Services Quarterly, Vol.5 (4) 2001. pp.37-54.

Berring, Bob, “Making It Up As We Go,” Law Librarians in the New Millennium, Vol.4 (1) 2002. p.3.

Boissonnas, Christian M., “Technical Services: The Other Reader Service,” Portal: Libraries and the Academy, Vol.1 (1) January 2001. pp.33-46.

Bolin, Mark K., “Catalog Design, Catalog Maintenance, Catalog Governance,” Library Collections, Acquisitions & Technical Services, Vol. 24 (1) Spring 2000. pp. 53-63.

Cataloging Internet Resources: A Manual and Practical Guide, 2nd ed. Nancy B. Olson, editor. (Dublin, Ohio: OCLC, c1997) Also available online at:

Cataloging the Web: Metadata, AACR, and MARC 21, edited by Wayne Jones, Judith R. Ahronheim, and Josephine Crawford. (Lanham, Maryland: Scarecrow Press, Inc, 2002).

Chase, Linda, and Claire Dugert, “Organizing Web-based Resources,” The Serials Librarian, Vol. 38 (3/4) 2000. pp.277-286.

CONSER Cataloging Manual, Module 31, Remote Access Electronic Serials (Online Serials). Available online at:

Curtis, Donnelyn, Virginia M. Scheschy, and Adolfo R. Tarange, Developing & Managing Electronic Journal Collections: A How-to-Do-It Manual for Librarians (New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers, Inc., 2000).

Gorman, Michael, “Metadata or Cataloging? A False Choice,” Journal of Internet Cataloging, Vol.2 (1) 1998. pp.5-22.

Hinton, Mellissa J., “On Cataloging Internet Resources: Voices from the Field,” Journal of Internet Cataloging, Vol. 5 (1) 2001.

I in the Sky: Visions of the Information Future, edited by Alison Scammell. (Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Pub., 2000).

Knudson, Frances L., et al., “Creating Electronic Journal Web Pages from OPAC Records,” Issues in Science & Technology Librarianship no. 15 (Summer 1997). Found at:

Latham, Joyce, M., “To Link of Not to Link,” Netconnect, supplement to Library Journal, Spring 2002, pp. 20-22.

Library Journal, “Automated System Marketplace …”

Library Networks in the New Millennium: Top Ten Trends. Sara Laughlin, editor. (Chicago: Association of Specialized and Cooperative Library Agencies; American Library Association, 2000).

LITA Top Technology Trends. Available online at: 

Marcum, James W., “Beyond Visual Culture: The Challenge of Visual Ecology,” Portal: Libraries and the Academy, Vol.2 (2) April 2002. pp.189-206.

Medeiros, Norm, “Delivering the Goods: Web OPACS and the Expanding Role of the Cataloger,” Issues in Science and Technology Librarianship, No.18, Spring 1998. Available online only at:

Nielsen, Jakob, Designing Web Usability. (Indianapolis: New Riders Publishing, 2000).

Porter, G. Margaret, and Laura Bayard, “Including Web Sites in the Online Catalog: Implications for Cataloging, Collection Development, and Access,” The Journal of Academic Librarianship, Vol. 25 (5) 1999. pp.390-394.

Proceedings of the Bicentennial Conference on Bibliographic Control for the New Millennium: Confronting the Challenges of Networked Resources and the Web: Washington, D.C., November 15-17, 2000, sponsored by the Library of Congress Cataloging Directorate; edited by Ann M. Sandberg-Fox. (Washington, DC: Library of Congress, Cataloging Distribution Service, 2001).

Rich, Linda A. and Julie L. Rabine, “The Changing Access to Electronic Journals: a Survey of Academic Library Websites Revisited,” Serials Review, Vol.27 (3/4) 2001.

Silet, Scott A., “Anatomy of the Internet Reference Resources Web Page: A UVA Library Experiment,” Virginia Libraries, Vol.45 (3) July/August/September 1999. pp.6-10.

Swanson, Troy, A., “From Creating Web Pages to Creating Web Sites: The Use of Information Architecture for Library Web Site Redesign,” Internet Reference Services Quarterly, Vol.6 (1) 2001. pp.1-13.

Zemon, Mickey, “The Librarian’s Role in Portal Development: Providing Unique Perspectives and Skills,” College and Research Libraries News, Vol.62 (7) July/August 2001. pp.710-712.