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Upcoming training

14 March 2017

Writing for the Web (MCLS)

Learn how good writing for the web, and thoughtful, timely user assistance (Help!) will make for a better user experience for your patrons.

16 March 2017

Linked Data Summit (MCLS)

This summit is an opportunity for librarians to explore the possibilities of what a fully integrated Linked Data world means for libraries and our communities.

22 March 2017

Original Cataloging of Sound Recordings Using RDA (MCLS)

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)

28 March 2017

Copy Cataloging of Monographs Using RDA (MCLS)

In this hands-on workshop, you will explore the foundations behind RDA, the tools included in the RDA Toolkit and leave with a better understanding of how to transition from AACR2 to RDA. (3 days / 2-hour session per day)

04 April 2017

FRBR: An introduction (MCLS)

This class will explain the FRBR model and show how the concepts of FRBR are applied in RDA cataloging records. (2 days/2-hour session per day)