RDA for Non-Catalogers: What Do I Need to Know?

From $60 usd
Thu Nov 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST)
Virtual Workshop via Zoom  

Workshop Pricing:
Single Registration Pricing
Member Price: $ 60.00
Non-Member Price: $ 120.00

Group Registration Pricing
Member Group Price: $ 150.00
Non-Member Group Price: $ 300.00

Class Description: Have you thought that your catalogers been talking a new language lately? Using terms like RDA and FRBR? RDA Resources, Description and Access is the new cataloging standard, implemented in 2013 to replace AACR2. FRBR is part of the infrastructure of this new code.

What does this mean to the non-cataloger? What kind of changes should library staff and the end user expect to see as a result of RDA? What are some of the major changes between AACR2 and RDA?

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: None

Credits: This workshop has been approved for 2 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 training@mcls.org to request it.

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Susan Pritts

Virtual Workshop via Zoom