Know & Go: Provider-Neutral Guidelines for eBooks

Course Description
Course Type: 

This Know & Go will address the Provider-Neutral Guidelines for cataloging eBooks. These guidelines were designed to prevent duplication of records representing eBooks sold by multiple vendors such as Amazon (Kindle) and Barnes & Noble (Nook).

Learning Objectives: 
  • Define the Provider-Neutral Guidelines and their purpose in shared bibliographic databases such as OCLC
  • Cover major RDA elements as they apply to Provider-Neutral Guidelines
Target Audience: 
Catalogers tasked with cataloging eBooks in shared bibliographic databases.
  • Experience with cataloging
  • Basic knowledge of RDA is helpful, but not necessary
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • None
  • This event is open to group registration; no CEUs are available for this event.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
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