RDA for Audio Recordings

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Course Description

Audio recordings require a unique cataloging skillset from working with print books. This workshop covers the RDA instructions relevant to cataloging carrier-based and digital audio recordings. Topics covered include descriptive elements, choice of preferred source of information, access points, and relationship elements. This course is designed for catalogers who feel comfortable with RDA records for print resources and would like to feel more confident about RDA for audio materials.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Understanding where audio recordings fit in the RDA data model
  • Selecting the appropriate preferred source of information for audio recordings
  • Creating bibliographic descriptions of video recordings
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This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
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