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  • Library of Congress Subject Headings Ciso 3145 Prof. Edith M. Torres
  • LCSH
    • Se utiliza para identificar los temas a utilizar en el catálogo público (INGLES)
    • Vocabulario controlado que representa las materias de la Biblioteca del Congreso
    • Brinda puntos de acceso por tema a los recursos bibliográficos en el catálogo
  • LCSH
    • Uniformidad
    • Agrupa recursos que son del mismo tema
    • Facilita la recuperación de información
  • Entries from LCSH
    • Animal Psychology     ( May Subd Geog )  
    • [QL785]  
    • BT Psychology
    • RT Animal Behavior Animal Intelligence Psychology, Comparative  
    • SA subdivision Psychology under individual animals and groups of animals, e.g. Cattle--Psychology; Fishes—Psychology
    • NT Animal Memory Animal psychopathology Consciousness in animals Extrasensory perception in animals Time perception in animals  
  • Notes about the Entries:
    • Valid Headings in LCSH are in boldface .
    • Browse the shelves under the call number(s) in [brackets].These terms are also valid. BT = Broader Terms RT = Related Terms NT = Narrower Terms SA = See Also
  • LCSH
    • Animal respiration
    •   USE
    • Respiration Animal restraint
    • USE
    • Restraint 
    • Animal rights    ( May Subd Geog )
    • [HV4701-HV4959]  
    • Here are entered works on the inherent rights attributed to animals. Works on the protection and treatment of animals are entered under Animal welfare.
    • UF Animal liberation Animals' rights Rights of animals
    • BT Animal welfare--Moral and ethical aspects
    • --Law and legislation
    • USE
    • Animal welfare--Law and legislation
    • --Religious aspects
    • -- -- Baptists, [Catholic Church, etc.]
    • ---- Buddhism, [Christianity, etc.]  
    • Geographical subdivisions may be used
    • with Animal rights ,
    • e.g., Animal rights -- United States
    • Some headings have a Scope Note that clarifies
    • its use.
    • Animal rights is USED FOR (instead of)
    • Animal liberation, Animals' rights, and Rights of
    • animals, which are invalid terms .
    • An invalid subheading
    • A valid subheading
  • LCSH
    • under the main heading, try these broader headings.
    • NT: narrower topic. More specific topics. If there are too many books under the main heading, consider using these narrower headings.
    • RT: related topic. Associated headings that fall outside of the main term's hierarchy.
    • SA: see also. Headings that cover similar subjects.
    • UF: used for. These are unauthorized headings. In other words, don't use these headings.
    • USE: refers to the appropriate heading.