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

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Series Description:

Create a solid foundation for the year ahead with Fundamentals of Cataloging – our popular online training series. This introductory set of sessions explains basic cataloging concepts and processes for copy catalogers and demonstrates how to describe one of our most trusted resources – 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. In 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

 

  • OhioNET members can register at no cost using the button above.

When
January 26th, 2021 1:30 PM through  3:30 PM
Contact
Phone: 1-800-686-8975
Event Fee(s)
Event Fee(s)
OhioNET members $ 0.00
Non-members $ 100.00
Webinar Event
Webinar Key 2374665150820114703
Archived Webinar Link https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/314378274766273537
Event Details
Presenter Name Sarah Schaff (Denison University Library)
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. 


Training Track Fundamentals of Cataloging
Who Should Attend Individuals who are new to cataloging, could use a refresher on the basic concepts of cataloging, or anyone with an interest in the topic.
CE Contact Hours 2