Copy Cataloging Interest Group

Purpose

Discusses informally common problems concerning copy cataloging, including discussions on quality control of copy cataloging units, workflows in copy cataloging, copy cataloging of all kinds of materials (monographs, serials, audiovisuals, etc.), staffing needs in copy cataloging, training of copy cataloging, effects of changes in cataloging standards, and technology on copy cataloging.

This interest group is part of Core's Metadata and Collections Section.

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Interest Group Leaders

Ms. Keiko Suzuki (Co-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Rachel Turner (Co-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Dean Bergstrom, Jr. (Co Vice-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Lori Dekydtspotter (Co Vice-Chair, July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022)
Jenny Levine (Staff Liaison, September 1, 2020, to June 30, 2025)

Displaying active committee roster as of 10/23/2021. Last retrieved on 10/23/2021. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

Resources

Activities

The group's conveners have committed to providing the following activities throughout the year:

  • Facilitate year-round discussion in the ALA Connect group;
  • Host at least one Core-wide eforum on a topic of broad interest within our area of focus.

Get Involved

Interest group members do not need to be members of Core, or even of ALA. Anyone with an ALA account can join a Core interest group in ALA Connect. Conveners must be Core members, but anyone can join or leave an interest group at any time.