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Technical Services Section: RDA Serials Cataloging

May 19, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Resource Description and Access (RDA) is the new cataloging standard that replaces AACR2. This Basic Serials Cataloging Workshop, part of the Serials Cataloging Cooperative Training Program, will offer an introduction to cataloging serials with RDA. It will cover RDA and CONSER standards, RDA core elements and terminology, transcribed versus recorded elements, new or revised areas of information, and creation of new records and serial maintenance. Attendees will participate in hands-on exercises which will include use of tools and documentation in support of cataloging with RDA. Access to the PowerPoint presentation will be given to participants ahead of the workshop via email.

Speaker: Steve Shadle, Serials Access Librarian, University of Washington Libraries, Seattle, WA
Steve Shadle is Serials Access Librarian at the University of Washington Libraries where he catalogs serials, supports link resolver and knowledgebase applications and otherwise wrangles serial holdings and bibliographic data. Steve was an original Serials Cataloging Cooperative Training Program trainer and has most recently contributed to the RDA revisions of the CONSER Cataloging Manual. Steve’s work in serials cataloging began as an ISSN Cataloger at the Library of Congress and his contributions to the serials cataloging community were recognized in 2010 by ALCTS with the presentation of the Ulrich’s Serials Librarianship Award.

Registration fee: LACONI Members: $30.00 ; Non-members: $40.00

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