Cataloging and Classification

Related Interest Groups

  • Authority Control Interest Group (LITA/ALCTS)
    The Authority Control Interest Group provides a forum for discussion of a variety of issues related to authority control for online catalogs and for international sharing of authority of data. The goals are to raise the level of awareness on authority control issues, to encourage ideas for new approaches to authority control and to promote significant research on authority control.
  • Cataloging Norms IG
    Offers a forum for the exploration, communication, and exchange of ideas and best practices on the dynamics of cataloging/metadata norms and workflows in the hybrid environment.
  • MARC Formats Interest Group (LITA/ALCTS)
    The MARC Formats IG provides a forum to educate the library community on the MARC formats, their purposes, uses, developments and implementation; as well as to encourage the use and implementation of the formats.
  • Next Generation Catalog Interest Group (LITA)
    This group gives LITA a discussion space devoted to developments in the library catalog, its nature and scope, and its interfaces. It provides a forum for presentations and sharing of innovation in catalogs and discussion of future directions.