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card file

n
(Library Science & Bibliography) another term for card index
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BAGHDAD / NINA / -MP for the Sadiqoun parliamentary bloc Fadhel Jaber revealed the determination of the House of Representatives to discuss the ration card file with its negative and positive sides during a public session.
(In the case of this photo: "surplus commodities," "food relief," and "United States--Arizona--Saint Johns.") The search system for images was little better than the index card file the man is rifling through in the snapshot.
Although affiliated with the Dutch arm of Fluxus, Brouwn has always been more of a stone soup Conceptualist: Earlier projects evoked Vito Acconci's step-counting, Richard Long's documented walks, and Robert Morris's Card File, 1962.
And while over the years the MLS model has gone from a card file to an online database, it has remained fundamentally unchanged since the end of World War II--for good reason.
Sometimes the situation is even worse: it is more often that the librarians at the All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature find books that were not even introduced to the initial card file. On the other hand, it is clear that a European united catalog of at least the sixteenth century is vast and close to impossible: many hundreds of thousands of titles in hundreds of libraries should be included, and there should be a uniform description (which does not exist in NUC and CERL) that is rather in-depth to provide a reliable identification of any copy (this is missing in Index Aureliensis).
This internal card file gives me all of the tools that I need to adapt to unpredictable situations.
As you walk through the massive handwritten card file index of 13 million prisoners, wounded, killed and missing in the First World War, you realize that this institution is not serving `humanity' in the abstract, but individuals, with names, families and histories.
When you first install Respond there are five cards set up in the card file by default.
For those faint of heart with old-fashioned (comparatively) tastes, why not store all this data the way it was done a couple of decades ago--in a card file?