Connexion browser module 1: WorldCat, MARC, and browser basics

Learn the basic setup and navigation of Connexion® browser, as well as as the foundational knowledge to begin using it.

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Course overview

This course provides instruction on the structure of the WorldCat® bibliographic database, an introduction to the MARC bibliographic record format, as well as an introduction to the setup and basic navigation of Connexion® browser.

After completing this web-based training, learners will have the foundational knowledge required to begin using Connexion as a copy cataloging tool. Learners will also be able to navigate the interface and set up Connexion browser to begin a work session efficiently.

This is the first part of a three module series designed to enable basic copy cataloging work in Connexion browser.

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Start Date

06 September 2016

End Date

06 September 2016

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Course Length

1 hour 39 minutes