SWFLN RDA Workshop

This face-to-face workshop will build upon participants’ knowledge of
•Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR),
•Resource Description & Access (RDA),
•Linked Data, and
•Bibliographic Framework Initiative (BIBFRAME).

Attendees will receive additional explanation of these standards, as well as plenty of examples and hands-on exercises.

Academic Library staff will be interested in this workshop because FRBR, RDA, Linked Data, and BIBFRAME are the future of library cataloging. It is important for practitioners to understand the basics of these standards in order to recognize and take part in the major developments occurring in the cataloging world.

Public Library staff will find this training beneficial because FRBR, RDA, Linked Data, and BIBFRAME are the future of library cataloging. It is important for practitioners to understand the basics of these standards in order to recognize and take part in the major developments occurring in the cataloging world.

School Librarians and Media Specialists will leave this workshop with greater knowledge of FRBR, RDA, Linked Data, and BIBFRAME – standards that are the future of library cataloging. It is important for practitioners to understand the basics of these standards in order to recognize and take part in the major developments occurring in the cataloging world.

Special Libraries will be interested in this workshop because FRBR, RDA, Linked Data, and BIBFRAME are the future of library cataloging. It is important for practitioners to understand the basics of these standards in order to recognize and take part in the major developments occurring in the cataloging world.

Presenter: Karen Snow, Ph.D.

Karen Snow, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Library & Information Science at Dominican University in River Forest, IL. She received her Ph.D. in Information Science in 2011 from the University of North Texas, where she taught cataloging courses primarily online from 2006 until 2011 for the Department of Library & Information Sciences. She previously worked as a cataloger in the Rare Book Room, University Archives, and the Technical Services departments at the University of North Texas. She currently teaches beginning and advanced cataloging courses at Dominican University, both face-to-face and online.

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