Fundamentals of Cataloging ONLINE: Basic Cataloging Overview (Session 1)

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Series Information:

Fundamentals of Cataloging--our popular, long-running series of online training sessions, will start off the new year by revisiting the basics.  The first set of sessions in the series explains basic cataloging concepts and processes for copy catalogers and demonstrates how to describe our most numerous resource--books! Each session includes dedicated practice and searching time, brief quizzes, and other learning engagement opportunities. Perfect for anyone who is new to copy cataloging or returning to cataloging responsibilities.

 

Session Description:

This first session in the Introduction series will focus on an overview of the key concepts involved in cataloging and resource description. We will be covering the basic tools and vocabulary that you need to get started.  Through this session, attendees will have the opportunity to...

  • learn some basic cataloging vocabulary

  • understand the distinction between descriptive and subject cataloging

  • get to know the variety of tools available to help support your cataloging

  • special attention will be given to freely available cataloging resources

 

Notes:

  • No cataloging experience is needed to participate in the Introduction series.
  • Attendees should plan to have 1-2 physical items available at their desks during the session for hands-on practice time.
 
 
When
January 15th, 2019 1:30 PM   through   3:30 PM
Contact
Phone: 1-800-686-8975
Email:
Event Fee(s)
Event Fee(s)
OhioNET members $ 0.00
Non-members $ 65.00
Webinar Event
Webinar Key 1199075000079148291
Archived Webinar Link https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/5303757516039715330
Event Details
Presenter Name Sarah Schaff
Presenter Background



Sarah Schaff has had the good fortune to work for a handful of Ohio libraries since 2003 – and still loves her work.  With a background in philosophy and library science, Sarah currently serves as the Discovery Librarian at Denison, a small liberal arts college east of Columbus.  In her 8 to 5 life, Sarah takes care of the invisible systems and online resources that keep the library humming.

Series Name Fundamentals of Cataloging
Who Should Attend Indivdiuals new to cataloging processes and workflows, those looking to refresh their cataloging skills, and anyone with an interest in the topic.
CE Contact Hours 2

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