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Alex Mayhew

FIMS & Nursing Building Room 4904
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B7
Fax: 519-661-3506
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Alex Mayhew is currently researching the use of phylogenetic trees and textual memes as a replacement for FRBR's four tier model and a way to integrate user participation into library catalogues. This new cataloguing paradigm is called Phylomemetics.

  • Campbell, D. G., & Mayhew, A. (2017). A Phylogenetic Approach to Bibliographic Families and Relationships. NASKO, 6(1), 12-20.
  • Mayhew, A. (2017). Extending the FRBR model: A proposal for a Group 4. FIMS Working Papers. Scholarship@Western Repository, University of Western Ontario.