RDA for Audio Recordings

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Course Details
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Course Description

From music CDs to digital audiobooks, library collections contain many types of audio recordings. Cataloging these items can be a bit different from working with print books. This workshop covers the RDA instructions relevant to carrier-based and digital audio recordings. The topics to be covered include descriptive elements, access points, relationship elements, and more.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Understand where audio recordings fit in the RDA data model
  • Select the preferred source of information for audio recordings
  • Create descriptions for audio recordings
  • Create access points for audio recordings
  • Select the appropriate relationship elements for access points
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Contact Hours: 
learning@amigos.org or (972) 340-2829