Cataloging and RDA Webinars

Catalogers, librarians, and staff; department heads who will be planning RDA implementation; and library directors who need to understand the benefits and importance of implementing RDA should reserve an hour for an ALCTS webinar.

Upcoming Webinars

All last approximately 1 hour beginning at 11am Pacific, noon Mountain, 1pm Central, 2pm Eastern. Check the page for each session for pricing information and a link to registration.

Events are being planned now. Watch for event announcements!

Registration

To register, complete the online registration form or register by mail for the session(s) you would like to attend.

Fees

Pricing information for webinar sessions is listed on each webinar page. All webinars are recorded and the one-time fee includes unlimited access to the webinar recording. All registered attendees will receive the link to the recorded session, so if you are unable to attend the webinar at the time it is presented, you will have the opportunity to listen to the recording at your convenience.

Sessions in a series may be purchased individually.

New RDA Webinars

More sessions are being planned—please let the RDA Planning and Training Task Force know if you have topics you would like to see addressed. Contact Kate Harcourt or Mary Woodley.   

Previous Webinars

NEW! Check out all of the free RDA webinars on the ALCTS YouTube Channel.

Webinar recordings are available for purchase for 2 weeks after the live event:

Events are being planned now. Watch for event announcements!

Recent webinars are held for 90 days:

Date Topic Presented By
November 7, 2014 Relaciones en RDA Felipe Martínez Arellano
November 7, 2014 RDA Relationships (in Spanish) Felipe Martínez Arellano

These webinar recordings are available at no cost:

Date Topic Presented By
May 28, 2014 Using RDA with DACS: What’s New? Cory Nimer
April 4, 2014 Comprendiendo RDA de Forma Fácil Felipe Martínez Arellano
April 4, 2014 Understanding RDA in an Easy Way (in Spanish) Felipe Martínez Arellano
March 19, 2014 RDA: Staff Training, Implementation, and Monographic Workflow Stephen Smith
February 19, 2014 RDA: Revising, Developing, and Assessing Kathy Glennan
November 20, 2013 Assessment Strategies for Cataloging Managers Rebecca Mugridge
September 18, 2013 Using Open Refine to Update, Clean up, and Link Your Metadata to the Wider World Sarah Weeks and Elissah Becknell
August 21, 2013 Managing E-Resources Cataloging: Impact and Insight Sherab Chen
May 22, 2013 Challenges with Linked Data in Libraries Heather Lea Moulaison
May 15, 2013 Mobilizing the Library Sonya Betz and Robert Zylstra
May 8, 2013 Programmatic Changes to the LC/NACO Authority File for RDA Dave Reser
February 27, 2013 Transitioning from Cataloging to Creating Metadata Teressa M. Keenan and Vicki Sipe
February 13, 2013 CONSER RDA Core Elements for Serials Les Hawkins
November 12, 2012 Principles of Classification Lai Ma
November 7, 2012 RDA in 10 Easy Steps Thomas Brenndorfer
October 31, 2012 RDA for the Non-Cataloger: What’s in It for You? Lori Robare
October 17, 2012 RDA Name Authorities—What's New and Different from AACR2 Paul Frank
September 12, 2012 Recording RDA Elements in MARC 21 Fields in Name Authority Records Ana Lupe Cristán
May 30, 2012 Archival Materials: Using RDA with DACS Cory Nimer
May 23, 2012 Rare Materials and RDA: Exploring the Issues Robert L. Maxwell and John Attig
May 9, 2012 Using the Library of Congress Classification P Schedule Elaine A. Franco
May 2, 2012 Using the Library of Congress Classification H Schedule Louise Ratliff
April 18, 2012 You Ought to be in Pictures: Bringing Streaming Video to Your Library Erika Peterson and Cheri Duncan
March 28, 2012 Cataloging Three-Dimensional Objects and Kits with RDA Kelley McGrath
March 21, 2012 Libraries and MARC Holdings: From Works to Items Everett Allgood and Wen-Ying Lu
March 14, 2012 RDA and Moving Images Kelley McGrath
November 9, 2011 ISSN and You: Using ISSN SuperNumber in the Digital Environment Regina Romano Reynolds
November 2, 2011 Cataloging Law Materials with RDA John Hostage
October 26, 2011 RDA and Music Basics: Sound Recordings Kathy Glennan
October 19, 2011 RDA and Music Basics: Scores Kathy Glennan
October 5, 2011 The CONSER Standard Record: Where Are We Now? Steve Shadle
September 28, 2011 RDA and Cartographic Materials: Mapping a New Route Paige G. Andrew
August 31, 2011 Recommendations from the RDA Test: Where Do We Go From Here? Barbara Bushman and Regina Reynolds
August 1, 2011 Aiming for a Robust Metadata Infrastructure for the Future Deanna Marcum and Beacher Wiggins
April 6, 2011 Preparing Copy Catalogers for RDA Irina Kandarasheva and Mark Wilson
March 16, 2011 Linked Library Data: Tuning Library Metadata for the Semantic Web Corey Harper
March 2, 2011 RDA and Serials Catalogers: Will Our Work Really Change? Steve Schadle
February 17, 2011 RDA Ask-the-Experts Webinar Linda Gabel, Erin Stalberg, Trina Grover, Kathryn La Barre
February 9, 2011 Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 2 Adam Schiff
February 2, 2011 Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 1 Adam Schiff
December 15, 2010 FRBR as a Foundation for RDA Robert Maxwell
December 8, 2010 Introduction to Sears Subject Headings II Sara Rofofsky Marcus
December 1, 2010 Don’t Tilt at Windmills, an Active Learning Approach to Teaching FRBR James Ascher and Peter J. Rolla
November 10, 2010 Introduction to Sears Subject Headings I Sara Rofofsky Marcus
November 3, 2010 RDA: Benefits for Users and Cataloguers Christine Oliver
October 13, 2010 RDA for Administrators: Managing the Transition in Your Library Christopher Cronin
September 22, 2010 Introduction to RDA Robert Ellett
June 2, 2010 Cataloging more icky things, or, If you can catalog a book, you can catalog this stuff too! Pamela Newberg
February 24, 2010 Cataloging Icky Things, or, If You Can Catalog a Book, You Can Catalog Anything! Pamela Newberg

< See Webinar Archive for all previous sessions. >

Questions

For questions about registration, contact ALA Registration: call 1-800-545-2433 and press 5 or email registration@ala.org.

For all other questions or comments related to the webinars, contact Julie Reese, ALCTS Events Manager at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5034 or jreese@ala.org.