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  1. RDA in 10 Easy Steps

    Resource Description and Access (RDA) is the successor to the cataloging rules, AACR2. RDA completely revamps the structure of the cataloging instructions by closely following the entity-relationship model used to construct databases. However, as complex ...

    ANOVAK - 02/08/2013 - 16:12 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  2. RDA for the Non-Cataloger: What’s in It for You?

    Many libraries will be implementing Resource Description & Access (RDA) early in 2013. What will this mean for technical services and other library staff? How are RDA records different from AACR2 records? This webinar provides a general overview of th ...

    JREESE - 01/30/2013 - 12:04 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  3. Principles of Classification

    Have you ever wondered why we have library classification systems and how they work? How does one system organize information compared to another? This webinar covers basic, general principles of classification, presents the basic structure of the two mai ...

    ANOVAK - 02/13/2013 - 11:03 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  4. Rare Materials and RDA: Exploring the Issues

    Are you unsure about how (or whether) to apply RDA to rare materials? This webinar will present an overview of RDA provisions related to rare materials, including both bibliographic and authority records, and will explore how well RDA and Descriptive Cata ...

    admin - 01/16/2013 - 13:43 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  5. RDA and Moving Images

    This presentation will provide an overview of the cataloging of moving image content using RDA, focusing on areas that differ from AACR2, are challenging to interpret, or are in need of community consensus. Examples include DVD, Blu-ray, streaming video, ...

    admin - 11/26/2012 - 11:00 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  6. Cataloging Three-Dimensional Objects and Kits with RDA

    This presentation will cover highlights of RDA instructions related to cataloging kits and three-dimensional forms (objects), such as models, toys, artifacts, and naturally occurring objects, in an educational setting. Who Should Attend Those who want to ...

    admin - 11/20/2012 - 12:56 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  7. Cataloging Law Materials with RDA

    Applying RDA to the cataloging of law materials, including laws, court reports, treaties, etc. An ALCTS webcast Who Should Attend? Anyone with an interest in the topic can benefit from this session and is welcome to participate. Presenter John Hostage has ...

    admin - 06/26/2012 - 13:31 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  8. RDA and Music Basics: Sound Recordings

    Overview of the significant differences in cataloging sound recordings between AACR2 and RDA, addressing both descriptive elements and access points. Examples of RDA in MARC 21 Bibliographic and Authority records provided. An ALCTS webcast Who Should Atte ...

    admin - 06/26/2012 - 13:42 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  9. RDA and Music Basics: Scores

    Overview of the significant differences in cataloging musical scores between AACR2 and RDA, addressing both descriptive elements and access points. Examples of RDA in MARC 21 Bibliographic and Authority records will be provided. An ALCTS webcast Who Shoul ...

    admin - 06/26/2012 - 13:50 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  10. Recommendations from the RDA Test: Where Do We Go From Here?

    Review of the findings and recommendations concerning the RDA implementation presented in the Report and Recommendations of the U.S. RDA Test Coordinating Committee that highlights key findings and the basis for those findings. Discussion of the rationale ...

    admin - 04/13/2012 - 12:38 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)