Metadata Management Tools: Introduction to MarcEdit

Scheduled Dates

November 10, 2020 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Description

Do you want to do more with your MARC records? Are you looking for an easy way to add or delete fields, split a batch of records into several groups, or extract particular fields to create a report? This class will walk you through how to do all of these tasks and more, starting with the basics of how to download and install the free MarcEdit software.

* This course is eligible for Micro-Credentialing (optional) - What is Micro-Credentialing?

  1. Complete the following courses:
  2. Complete extra requirements for Micro-credentialing participants:
Course Type: 
Topic Area: 
Target Audience: 
Any staff involved with cataloging or metadata.
Prerequisites

None

Learning Objectives
  • Learn how to download and install the MarcEdit software
  • Understand MarcEdit's batch-editing capabilities
  • Determine ways MarcEdit can be useful in your daily library work
Homework Expectations
  • Course requirements: attend live online sessions or view recordings; complete one homework assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
2
Instructor
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$70.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$95.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$130.00
Non-member Fee: 
$155.00