Did you know that the Library of Congress classification system dates back to roughly 1900? Continually updated since its inception, SVSU uses the Library of Congress Classification System for all collections with the exception of Digital Archives, Popular Reading, Children's Literature, and the English Language Program.
Below are some recent statistics from our Unit:
NOTE: The Metadata / Catalog Unit worked remotely from March 17, 2020 - May 31, 2021 due to COVID.
July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021 year end statistics*
*Includes 10 months of completely remote work due to COVID-19 pandemic.
July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020 year end statistics:
July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2019 year end statistics:
July 1, 2017 - June 30, 2018:
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The second phase of the RDA 3R release is still set for sometime in October 2018.
RDA 3R - Beta release of the Toolkit set for evening of June 13, 2018.
The Unit engages in multiple projects daily in addition to regular cataloging duties. Here are some of the special projects we are working on:
Ken Follett Digital Archives (now live at http://ezahnow.svsu.edu/digital/)
Some projects will be ongoing: