Due to popular demand, the NY3Rs have purchased a THIRD offering of this great class!
This comprehensive and thorough workshop will bring you the latest news on RDA and give you a thorough overview of the new content standard.
FRBR review; RDA Core elements for description, preferred titles and names; changes from AACR2; articulating relationships between resources and entities; RDA Toolkit functionality; using workflows and mappings to catalog materials with RDA. Through exercises and hands-on cataloging experiences, participants will receive a thorough grounding in RDA.
Library catalogers with experience in cataloging with AACR2 and MARCCopy catalogers may find this course to be too in-depth for their needs
Distinguish between work, expression, manifestation and item as they apply to describing and providing access to resources and understand their roles in enabling users to find, identify, select and obtain resources
Build descriptions of resources using RDA Core elements
Create authorized access points using preferred names for persons, families and corporate bodies and preferred titles for works
Articulate relationships between works, expressions, manifestations and items and between resources and persons, families and corporate bodies using RDA vocabularies
Use the RDA Toolkit and workflows to identify rules relevant to describing resources and creating access points