2011 Annual Conference

ALCTS events at the ALA Annual Conference, June 23–28, 2011 in New Orleans, LALogo from 2011 ALA Annual Conference

Preconferences

  • RDA 201: RDA Gets Real Thu, June 23
    Two-day session. Using the RDA Toolkit, this preconference will guide catalogers as they apply RDA to a variety of resources (print monographs and serials, integrating resources, electronic/digital formats, and general non-print formats).
  • Patron-Driven Acquisitions in Academic Libraries Fri, June 24
    Session will guide attendees through the different models, expose them to real-life programs at libraries of varying sizes, offer strategies for set-up and ongoing management, and point out common technical services issues.
  • What Is It, Anyway? Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms for Library and Archival Materials Fri, June 24
    Introduction to Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms for Library and Archival Materials (LCGFT) that will focus on the correct application of LC genre/form terms to works, with an emphasis on the differences between genre/form terms and subject headings.

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