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Cataloging & Classification Quarterly

Cataloging & Classification Quarterly is a peer-reviewed, scholarly journal that publishes articles about library cataloging, classification, metadata, indexing, information retrieval, information management, and other topics related to library cataloging. Cataloging & Classification Quarterly is notable for being the only academic journal devoted to library cataloging.[citation needed] Despite its name, the journal is now published eight times a year, but occasionally some issues are combined. Thematic issues are interspersed with general issues.

Cataloging & Classification Quarterly  
Cataloging & Classification Quarterly.JPG
DisciplineLibrary Science
Edited bySandra K. Roe
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency8 issues per year
Standard abbreviations
Cataloging Classif. Q.
OCLC no.4538259


Cataloging & Classification Quarterly (CCQ) began publishing in 1980. Previous editors have been C. Donald Cook (founding editor; volumes 1-2, 1980-1982), George E. Gibbs (volumes 3-5, 1983-1985), and Ruth C. Carter (volumes 6-41, 1985-2006).[1] The editor-in-chief since volume 42 has been Sandra K. Roe. The journal was published by Haworth Press until 2007 when the company was acquired by Taylor and Francis, the current publisher.[2]


  1. ^ Roe, Sandra K.; Culbertson, Rebecca; Jizba, Laurel (2007). "Cataloging & Classification Quarterly, 1990–2006". Cataloging & Classification Quarterly. 44 (1–2): 39–52. doi:10.1300/J104v44n01_04.
  2. ^ Rogers, Michael (12 September 2007). "Taylor & Francis Buys Haworth Press". Library Journal. Library Journal. Retrieved 18 January 2017.

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