Original Cataloging of Videos & DVDs Using RDA

Original Cataloging of Videos & DVDs Using RDA

Learn the fundamentals of original cataloging of videos & DVDs and work with RDA and the RDA Toolkit.

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This workshop teaches participants how to do original cataloging of physical videos and DVDs using such tools as RDA and OCLC’s Bibliographic Formats and Standards. The class will address original cataloging in the MARC format. The instruction will cover issues like the preferred source of information, physical description, authorized access point, content/media/carrier types, and choice of additional access points. In addition, participants will learn the MARC fixed and variable fields for videos, and will study the relationships among these fields. Several MARC record examples will be examined, and two hands-on exercises will be included. The online versions of the RDA Toolkit and OCLC’s Bibliographic Formats and Standards will also be used.

PLEASE NOTE: Basic navigation in the RDA Toolkit will NOT be covered. You will need to attend Original cataloging of monographs using RDA prior to attending this program.

This class will be held online. All registered attendees will receive an email with login information a few days prior to the class date.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Date & Time September 29 - October 01, 2020
2pm - 4pm Eastern
1pm - 3pm Central
Instructor Dejah Rubel
Prerequisites Attending the MARC: An Introduction workshop(or working knowledge of MARC)and attending the Original Cataloging of Monographs Using RDA workshop(or working knowledge of the RDA Toolkit)are required. Access to the RDA Toolkit is helpful but not required.
Credits This workshop has been approved for 6 General Library Education Units (LEUs) for Indiana library staff.
Audience ALL
Topic Cataloging
Notes No
Terms/Registration Information

It is highly recommended that all registrants register for this workshop at least SEVEN DAYS PRIOR to the workshop date. If you register after that, you must additionally send an email to training@mcls.org that you have registered past the deadline. You will receive a general email confirmation immediately upon successfully registering for this workshop. All registered attendees will receive an additional email with login information approximately one week prior to the 1st class date. If you do not receive an invitation to the meeting by noon of the day prior, please email training@mcls.org.

Venue/Technical Information

Online via Zoom

Vendor MCLS

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Instructor: Dejah Rubel

Dejah Rubel is the Metadata and Electronic Resources Management Librarian at Ferris State University. She earned her B.A. in Women's Studies and her M.S. in Information at the University of Michigan. She recently earned her M.S. in Information Security and Intelligence and a certificate in Advanced Studies in Business Intelligence at Ferris State University. Formerly trained as an archivist and preservation professional, her journey to an eresources position has been a circuitous one through a wide variety of libraries and collections including the Janice B. Longone Culinary Archive, ITT Technical Institute, Eastern Michigan University Archive, University of Michigan College of Engineering Women In Science and Engineering, and Owens State Community College.

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Date(s) and time(s):
September 29 - October 01, 2020
2pm - 4pm Eastern
1pm - 3pm Central

Single Registration Pricing
Member Price: $ 99.00
Non-Member Price: $ 199.00

Group Registration Pricing
Member Group Price: $ 249.00
Non-Member Group Price: $ 349.00
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