Sarah Yates

  • Cataloging Librarian

Office: 110B
Mondale Hall, 229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Publications

Journal Articles

  • Black’s Law Dictionary: The Making of an American Standard, 103 Law Library Journal 175 (2011) (recipient of the AALL Law Library Journal Article of the Year Award)
  • Scaling the Tower of Babel Fish: An Analysis of the Machine Translation of Legal Information, 98 Law Library Journal 481 (2006)

Book Reviews

  • Book Review, 51 Library Resources & Technical Services 73 (2007) (reviewing Deborah A Fritz & Richard J. Fritz, MARC21 for Everyone: A Practical Guide (American Library Association, 2003))

Other Publications

  • Controlled Vocabularies: Not Just for the Parents of Preschoolers, 14:2 LH & RB: Newsletter of the Legal History and Rare Books Special Interest Section 4 (spring/summer 2008)
  • Online Resources for Rare Book Catalogers, 13:2  LH & RB: Newsletter of the Legal History and Rare Books Special Interest Section 1 (spring/summer 2007)
  • Some Special Considerations for Special Collections Cataloging, 13:1 LH & RB: Newsletter of the Legal History and Rare Books Special Interest Section 1 (winter 2007)
  • Library of Congress to Discontinue Controlled Titles for Series, 32:6 MALL Newsletter 9 (May/June 2006)
  • Video and DVD Cataloging… For the Rare Book Cataloger?, 12:2 LH & RB: Newsletter of the Legal History and Rare Books Special Interest Section 7 (spring 2006)
  • Cataloging Trends and Acronyms: Of DCRM(B), RDA, and FRBR, 12:1 LH & RB: Newsletter of the Legal History and Rare Books Special Interest Section 4 (winter 2006)
  • Paying it Forward, 8:4 Law Librarians in the New Millennium 4 (Sept./Oct. 2005)
  • I Need This in English, 9:6 AALL Spectrum 8 (Apr. 2005)
  • A Brief Overview of Descriptive Cataloging of Rare Books (And What the Rules Mean for Non-Catalogers), 11:1 LH & RB: Newsletter of the Legal History and Rare Books Special Interest Section 6 (fall 2004)

Contact Information

University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-5000

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