Cataloging with RDA

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Course Description

The latest updates to the RDA Toolkit present an opportunity for revisiting cataloging practices using RDA. The IFLA Library Reference Model has consolidated FRBR, FRAD, and FRSAD, and changed the conceptual model underlying RDA. Understand the impact of this change and learn to decipher terminology to efficiently navigate the Toolkit and feel prepared for the anticipated implementation of the Official RDA Toolkit.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Build descriptions of resources using RDA elements
  • Articulate relationships between works, expressions, manifestations, and items and between resources and persons, families, and corporate bodies using RDA vocabularies
  • Understand the format of the revised RDA Toolkit
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This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
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