Meaning of union catalogue in English:

union catalogue


(US union catalog)
  • A list of the combined holdings of several libraries.

    ‘A union catalogue of books available in the libraries of various cultural organisations will be made available.’
    • ‘Already, eight libraries have been networked and have a union catalogue in place.’
    • ‘The task of incorporating descriptions of the Cherryburn collections into the Trust's national union catalogue - which is still ongoing - is consequently an unusually complex undertaking.’
    • ‘Here we have listed out both Indian and international union catalogues of Journals available on the Internet.’
    • ‘One of the key differences between virtual and physical union catalogues would appear to revolve around service.’