Fundamentals of Cataloging ONLINE: Meet MARC (Session 2)

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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 second session in the Introduction series will focus learning about MARC (MAchine-Readable Cataloging)--what it is, what it looks like, and how it works.  Through this session, attendees will have the opportunity to...

  • explore freely available, relevant MARC resources
  • recognize the punctuation and symbols used in MARC cataloging
  • learn the basic groups of MARC fields
  • highlight the most important areas of description

 

 

 

 

 
 
When
January 14th, 2020 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 1654191457147978251
Archived Webinar Link https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/2901938144889469441
Event Details
Presenter Name Sarah Schaff (Denison University)
Presenter Background

Sarah Schaff, Discovery Librarian (Denison University Libraries)



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 Individuals who are responsible for copy cataloging of records or assessing the quality of vendor-supplied records (especially those new to these tasks) and anyone with an interest in the topic.
CE Contact Hours 2

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