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Introduction to RDA

Date: Thursday, 24 September 2015 - 10:00am

The Cataloguing and Metadata Group of the LAI and the Western Regional Section of the LAI are delighted to announce a joint training session on RDA(Resource, Description and Access). The training session will take place on:

 

Thursday, the 24th of September

Glucksman Library

University of Limerick

 

This workshop will provide a brief introduction to RDA, to establish the identity of the new approach to matters bibliographic then examine the modifications made to MARC 21 to accommodate these changes. The focus will be on RDA type 1 Entities (Work, Expression, Manifestation, Item) and MARC 21 Bibliographic format. A full description and schedule is available online here.

 

The training session will be lead by Keith Trickey. Keith is lead trainer with Sherrington Sanders and was a senior lecturer at Liverpool John Moores University. He has been involved in information work for over thirty years and he has been designing and delivering training for over twenty years.

 

You can access our Eventbrite page here: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/introduction-to-rda-tickets-18140922989 This course has proved to be very popular in the past so be sure to get in there early!

 

Looking forward to seeing you there!

 

The CMG and WRSLAI Committees