RDA for Audio Recordings

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Course Description

This workshop covers the RDA instructions relevant to carrier-based and electronic audio recordings. Among the topics to be covered include descriptive elements, access points, relationship designators and more.

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Target Audience: 
Catalogers who perform original and copy cataloging for audio recordings
Previous experience or training in RDA such as that contained in the Amigos workshop, "Cataloging with RDA," knowledge of MARC bibliographic format.
Learning Objectives
  • Understand where audio recordings fit in the FRBR data model
  • Select the preferred source of information for carrier-based and electronic audio recordings
  • Create descriptions for audio recordings
  • Create access points for audio recordings
  • Select the appropriate relationship designators for access points.
Homework Expectations
  • To earn a certificate students must attend live sessions or view recordings thereof and complete homework assignments. There will be homework assignments after each session.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Contact Hours: 
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
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