Upcoming Programs

INTRODUCTION TO AUTHORITY CONTROL: Joliet Public Library, Black Road Branch, Friday, November 8, 2019 from 10:00 – 3:00 (lunch included)

What is Authority Control, why is it important? How can Authority Control help provide consistent access and what does it have to do with MARC? For answers to these questions and more, come to the LACONI TSS program Introduction to Authority Control. Paul Frank, NACO/SACO Coordinator for the Library of Congress will join us remotely via WebEx for an introduction to the topic, followed by in-person presentations on different aspects of authority control such as Name Authority Records, Uniform Titles, Genre Authority Records and more. If you have specific questions about authority control, please send them ahead of the workshop to Joy Anhalt, janhalt@tplibrary.org

Intended Audience : Cataloging staff with basic or no knowledge of Authority Control concepts and MARC21 Authority Records/Relationship to MARC21 Bibliographic Access Points.

Cost: Member — $30.00 ; Non-Member – $40.00

Register at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/laconi-tss-introduction-to-authority-control-tickets-74712698693