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Fundamentals of Cataloging ONLINE: MARC for Serials Cataloging (Session 2)

  • Cataloging
  • Webinar
  • 2 CE Hours


Fundamentals of Cataloging – our foundational series of in-person training sessions – is returning to a popular and complex topic – serials cataloging! This set of online sessions will focus on the issues, fields, and elements to be considered when cataloging periodicals. Please note that we will cover both physical and electronic serials records. Each session includes dedicated practice and searching time, brief quizzes, and other learning engagement opportunities.

Session Description:

This second session in our Serials series will focus on the key MARC fields frequently used in serials cataloging.

Through this session, attendees will have the opportunity to…

Explore freely available, relevant MARC resources
Explore key MARC fields dedicated to continuing resource cataloging
Identify continuing resources records (for serials and integrating resources) in MARC format

Who Should Attend

Individuals who are responsible for maintaining catalog records for periodicals (especially those new to these tasks) and anyone with an interest in the topic