FEB 25

Authorities (MCLS)

This workshop will teach participants guidelines for selection of authority records, content and interpretation of authority records, and an explanation of each field, subfield, and data element in the authority record. (February 25-27)

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Course Overview

This workshop will teach participants guidelines for selection of authority records, content and interpretation of authority records, and an explanation of each field, subfield, and data element in the authority record. Goals for this workshop are for participants to be able to establish correct access points for cataloging and to interpret the content and coding of authority records during this process. Additionally, participants will learn how to create corporate and personal name headings with appropriate cross references, explanatory references, and source data information.

 

Date

25 February 2014

Time

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Eastern Standard Time, North America [UTC -5]

Cost

$199.00

Course Provider

MCLS

Course Length

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

Course Format

Live Online

Contact

training@oclc.org

Subject Area

Cataloging and Metadata

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