RDA for Non-Catalogers: What Do I Need to Know?

RDA for Non-Catalogers: What Do I Need to Know?

Learn about RDA and what it means for non-catalogers.

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Have you thought that your catalogers been talking a new language lately? Using terms like RDA and FRBR? RDA Resources, Description and Access is the new cataloging standard, implemented in 2013 to replace AACR2. FRBR is part of the infrastructure of this new code.

What does this mean to the non-cataloger? What kind of changes should library staff and the end user expect to see as a result of RDA? What are some of the major changes between AACR2 and RDA?

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 October 10, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern
1:00pm - 3:00pm Central
Instructor Susan Pritts
Prerequisites There are no prerequisites.
Credits This workshop has been approved for 2 General Library Education Units (LEUs) for Indiana library staff.
Audience ALL
Topic Cataloging
Notes

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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: Susan Pritts

Susan A. Pritts is a library consultant with over 35 years of experience in Technical Services, working with academic, public and special libraries. Although her expertise is in cataloging, Susan has also managed acquisitions and serial control functions. She has also served on several library automation committees. Before presenting workshops at MCLS, Susan was an adjunct instructor for the School of Library and Information Science program at Wayne State University.

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Date(s) and time(s):
October 10, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern
1:00pm - 3:00pm Central

Single Registration Pricing
Member Price: $ 59.00
Non-Member Price: $ 119.00

Group Registration Pricing
Member Group Price: $ 149.00
Non-Member Group Price: $ 209.00
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