This book is a companion to the 19th edition of the Sears List and a complete course in the theory and practice of the List for practitioners, teachers, and learners. The object of this small, practical introduction is to be simple, clear, and illustrative, assuming the reader has little prior knowledge either of the Sears List or of subject headings work in general.
Mohinder P. Satija is Professor and Head of the Department of Library and Information Science, Guru Nanak Dev. University, Amritsar, India. Elizabeth Haynes is associate professor, School of Library and Information Science, University of Southern Mississippi.