RDA for Audio Recordings

Course Description
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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.

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.
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.
Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • 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 Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Continuing Education Credit
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Scheduled Dates

February 13-14, 2019, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CST (Register Now) Earlybird date: February 19, 2019