RDA for Video Recordings

Course Description
Topic Area: 
Course Type: 

This workshop covers the RDA instructions relevant to cataloging carrier-based and electronic video recordings. Among the topics to be covered: descriptive elements; choice of preferred source of information; access points, relationship designators.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Understand where video recordings fit in the FRBR data model
  • Select appropriate preferred source of information for video recordings
  • Create bibliographic descriptions of video recordings
  • Create access points for video recordings
  • Select relationship designators for access points
Target Audience: 
Catalogers who perform original and copy cataloging for video recordings
Prerequisites: 
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
Contact Hours: 
4
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$140.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$165.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$175.00
Non-member Fee: 
$200.00
Scheduled Dates