MCLS

MCLS is a non-profit membership organization providing libraries a convenient, single point of contact for training, group purchasing, and technical support for electronic resources.

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Upcoming training

10 May 2016

Rare Book Cataloging: an Introduction

This 3-day course is an introduction to creating original and copy cataloging records for rare books. (3 days / 2-hour session per day)

01 June 2016

Dewey Decimal Classification (MCLS)

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

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)

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