Cataloging Skills Training Calendar
31 May 2016
This third session in the Serials series will focus on the key changes that the new cataloging standard, RDA (Resource Description and Access), brings to serials cataloging considerations.
01 June 2016 - 03 June 2016
This is an introduction to the 23rd edition of the Dewey Decimal Classification system. The instructor will teach participants how to interpret and construct Dewey Decimal call numbers. (3 days/2-hour session per day)
08 June 2016 - 10 June 2016
This workshop teaches participants how to catalog sound recordings (CDs, MP3s and cassettes, both musical and nonmusical), using such tools as RDA and Library of Congress Subject Headings Manual. (3 days / 2-hour session per day)
21 June 2016
This session focuses on the issues, fields, and elements to be considered when cataloging common AV formats including CDs, DVDs, streaming video and audio files. Covers records for both physical and electronic resources.
28 June 2016
This first session in the Common AV Formats series will present an overview of AV Cataloging processes and workflows. We will discuss the vocabulary and resources you need to help you get started with cataloging common audiovisual materials.
12 July 2016
This second session in the Common AV Formats series will discuss key MARC fields relevant to AV cataloging.
19 July 2016
This third session in the Common AV Formats series will explore how our new cataloging standard, RDA (Resource Description and Access), changes the way we catalog AV materials. Our discussion will focus on DVDs and streaming video resources.
02 August 2016
This fourth session in the Common AV Formats series will explore how our new cataloging standard, RDA (Resource Description and Access), changes the way we catalog AV materials. Our discussion will focus on CDs and streaming audio resources.
13 September 2016
This session begins by covering some basic cataloging concepts and processes, followed by a demonstration and discussion of how to describe and catalog our most numerous resource--books. Our hands-on, in-person workshop will be taught from an RDA-friendly perspective.