Assigning Library of Congress Call Numbers: Advanced

From $100 usd
Tue Oct 19, 10:00 AM - Thu Oct 21, 12:00 PM (EDT)
Virtual Workshop via Zoom  

Workshop Pricing:
Single Registration Pricing
Member Price: $ 100.00
Non-Member Price: $ 200.00

Group Registration Pricing
Member Group Price: $ 250.00
Non-Member Group Price: $ 500.00

Class Description: Building on the mechanisms learned in the Intermediate course, explore more complex and specialized conventions, including use of the Regions & Countries table, geographical classification in the H & P schedules, and treatment of translations, biographies, and bibliographies. (Starts from the point of an already established base class number. Does not cover classification for legal, musical, or cartographic works.)


Become familiar with the special cuttering practices, general tables, and schedule-specific tables that deal with subarrangement for:

1. Geographical subject or origin of the resource
2. Translations
3. Biographies
4. Bibliographies

Location and Access: This class will be held virtually via Zoom. All registered attendees will receive an email with login information prior to the class date.

Prerequisites: Assigning Library of Congress Call Numbers: Basic workshop, Assigning Library of Congress Call Numbers: Intermediate workshop, or knowledge of LC Basic and Intermediate material, and a familiarity of Classification Web or the print schedules & OCLC Authorities.

Credits: This workshop has been approved for 6 General Library Education Units (LEUs) for Indiana library staff.

Registration Information: You are welcome to register for this workshop as long as it remains open on our website. You will receive a general email confirmation immediately upon successfully registering. The login and preparation email will be sent prior to the training date. If you have not received your login and preparation email by noon of the day prior to the workshop, please email to request it.

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Autumn Faulkner

Virtual Workshop via Zoom