The Lower East Side Librarian Library of Congress Subject Headings of the Week for Week 50, December 15, 2010 are:
150 Bobble head dolls [May Subd Geog] [sp2010015193]
450 UF Bobble heads
450 UF Bobblehead dolls
450 UF Bobbleheads
450 UF Wobblers (Figurines)
550 BT Nodding figurines
WE NEED A RANGANATHAN BOBBLE HEAD DOLL, but in the meantime, GG Allin will have to do.
150 Carnivora [May Subd Geog] [sp 85020383]
* 680 Here are entered works on mammals in the order Carnivora. Works on flesh‑eating animals in general are entered under Carnivorous animals.
* 450 UF Carnivorous animals CANCEL
* 450 UF Meat‑eating animals CANCEL
* 681 Note under Carnivorous animals
(C) 150 Carnivorous animals [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014796]
680 Here are entered works on flesh‑eating animals in general. Works on mammals in the order Carnivora are entered under Carnivora.
450 UF Carnivores
450 UF Flesh‑eating animals
450 UF Meat‑eaters (Animals)
450 UF Meat‑eating animals
550 BT Animals
681 Note under Carnivora
These two categories are at least as similar as Fan Magazines and Fanzines. I'm just sayin'.
(A) 150 Dissertations, Academic—Acknowledgments [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014740]
450 UF Acknowledgements (Academic dissertations)
This is so meta and absurd I want to eat it up. Warrant: (a dissertation, of course) Chinese Phd Thesis Acknowledgements: A Communities of Practice Perspective.
(A,C) 150 Hazardous waste storage in art [Not Subd Geog] [sp2010012711]
450 UF Storage of hazardous waste in art
I dedicate this heading to Eric, whose creative energy this year is going to documenting Lower East Side garbage.
(C) 150 Locavores [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014779]
680 Here are entered works on persons who prefer to purchase and consume foods that are grown or produced in the same general area of their residence.
450 UF Localvores
550 BT Persons
Hooray! But I don't understand the value in Persons as a broader term. Anyone?
(A) 150 Postcards as art material [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014687]
550 BT Artists' materials
Been there, done that!
(A) 150 Queer theology [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014738]
550 BT Theology, Doctrinal
I'm not that likely to use this in zine cataloging, but generally speaking, I'm in favor of any queer subject headings LC wants to assign.
(C) 150 Red‑footed booby [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014799]
053 QL696.P48 (Zoology)
450 UF Red‑faced booby
450 UF Redfooted booby
450 UF Sula piscator
450 UF Sula sula
550 BT Sula
Yes, I'm immature like that.
A modest booby. Photo by Kath B
(C) 150 Sponge communities [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014708]
450 UF Communities, Sponge
550 BT Invertebrate communities
550 BT Sponges—Ecology
Photo by clementine mom
(A) 150 "That's what she said" jokes [May Subd Geog] [sp2010014777]
550 BT Wit and humor
For the Drabinski siblings.