Cataloging with RDA

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Do you need to catalog using RDA? Wondering where to start? This workshop will bring you the latest news on RDA and give you a thorough overview of this content standard. Topics include the IFLA Library Resource Model, RDA Core elements for description, and articulating relationships between resources and entities. This workshop will also look at RDA Toolkit functionality, exploring both the current interface of the Toolkit and the new beta site. Through exercises and hands-on cataloging experiences, participants will receive a thorough grounding in RDA.

Learning Objectives:

  • Build descriptions of resources using RDA Core elements
  • Articulate relationships between works, expressions, manifestations and items and between resources and persons, families and corporate bodies using RDA vocabularies
  • Use the RDA Toolkit (both the current interface and the beta site) to identify rules relevant to describing resources and creating access points.

Target Audience:



Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

  • Short homework assignments are required after each session.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of four 2-hour sessions.

Instructor:  Emily Nimsakont -

Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 8

July 14 - 23, 2020

10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482

Amigos Member Individual Registration $305.00
Non-member Individual Registration $350.00