Know & Go: How to Catalog Kits

Scheduled Dates

March 22, 2021 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm CST (Register Now)

Course Description
Status: 

These days, multi-material kits are found in many library collections. From educational activities to test prep, circulating these kits can be a great way for libraries to serve their patrons. Because of the variety of materials found in kits, these non-traditional library items can be particularly challenging to properly catalog. This session will cover many common challenges relating to cataloging kits and offer solutions to these problems.

Course Type: 
Topic Area: 
Target Audience: 
Everyone
Prerequisites

None

Learning Objectives
  • Define kits and understand their place in library collections.
  • Identify challenges related to cataloging kits.
  • Identify MARC fields important for the cataloging of kits.
Homework Expectations
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
Instructor
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$0.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$0.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$35.00
Non-member Fee: 
$35.00