Assigning Library of Congress Call Numbers: Basics (MCLS)

Scheduled Offerings

Course Overview

This workshop will teach users how LC call numbers are created. You will learn what the different LC designations are. You will learn what cutters are and how to assign them using the cutter table. Users will assign call numbers to items.

This workshop has been approved for 6 General Library Education Units (LEUs)

This class will be online for 3 - 2 hr sessions over 3 consecutive days using our online workshop software. All registered attendees will receive an email with WebEx login information a few days prior to the 1st class date.

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Per-person rates
$99 (MCLS members)
$199 (Non-MCLS members)

Group viewing rates*
$249 (MCLS members)
$349 (Non-MCLS members)

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Course Provider


Course Length

6.0 Hours (3 days / 2-hour sessions per day)

Course Format

Live Online


Subject Area

Cataloging and Metadata


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