Library Cataloging Courses

Free Cataloging Resources and Training Library …

WebJunction has a free, one hour, self-paced course called Introduction to Cataloging for Non-Catalogers. The Idaho Commission for Libraries also has a free online course as part of their ABLE program called, Technical Services Sequence. These …

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Free Online Courses for Library Staff TSLAC

WebJunction is available for library staff to take free, self-paced, online courses on a variety of library management, software and soft-skills topics. You can also participate in live webinars or view archived webinars anytime, anywhere.

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Catalogers Learning Workshop Library of Congress

Catalogers Learning Workshop (CLW) provides information professionals with access to training resources in issues related to the organization and classification of bibliographic information. For courses that qualify one for membership as contributors to the Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC), see About PCC Training.

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Library of Congress Classification: Online Training

This online training on Library of Congress Classification (LCC) was developed primarily to meet internal training needs of the Library of Congress, but it is being made freely available online as a service to the library community. The instructors are Janis L. Young, MA, MSLS, a senior cataloging policy specialist in the Policy, Training, and

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Fundamentals of Cataloging Association for Library

Description: This six-week online course is a basic primer for library cataloging concepts and practices. It covers: principles underlying cataloging practice, examples illustrating the principles in practice, tools used in cataloging practice such as AACR2, RDA, Library of Congress Subject Headings, Library of Congress Classification, MARC, OCLC, BIBFRAME, and processes …

1. Completes the descriptive cataloging
2. Assigns subject headings
3. Assigns full Library of Congress Classification and Dewey Decimal Classification

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Introduction to Cataloging Library Juice Academy

The course promises to provide practical, hands-on training for non-catalogers, including sample workflows, an introduction to copy cataloging, and guides to make the job of cataloging easier. We will rely heavily on freely available resources so that you learn to use tools that you will be able to access after the course.

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Public Library Management Cataloging Tutorialspoint

Public Library Management - Cataloging. Library is a house of a huge number of knowledge resources with various editions, physical forms, and formats. To be able to manage a large collection of knowledge resources, the library management staff relies on catalogs and catalogers. Cataloging is the backbone of managing the knowledge resources in.

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Cataloging and RDA Webinars Association for Library

Upcoming Webinars All last approximately 1 hour beginning at 11am Pacific, noon Mountain, 1pm Central, 2pm Eastern. Check the page for each session for pricing information and a link to registration. [view:alcts_conferences_and_events=block_10] Registration To register, complete the online registration form or register by mail for the session(s) you would like to attend. …

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Basics of Cataloging The Information School

Designed for librarians and library workers in all library settings, this course serves as a basic introduction to the principles of information organization emphasizing current cataloging practices and MARC cataloging records. Participants will learn the basic fields necessary to create MARC records, perform descriptive and subjective cataloging, assign Library of Congress and …

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Cataloging Tools and Resources American Library …


Introduction to Cataloging and Classification by Arlene G. Taylor; Daniel N. Joudrey; David P. Miller. ISBN: 9781598848571. Publication Date: 2015-09-29. A new edition of this best-selling textbook reintroduces the topic of library cataloging from a fresh, modern perspective. * Delineates the new cataloging landscape * Shares a principles-based

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The World of Cataloging WebJunction

The Course Catalog has over 10 webinar recordings and self-paced courses that you can take at any time on topics including basic cataloging, the "accidental" cataloger and an introduction to RDA. Accounts are free and you receive a certification of completion after you complete the course. Cataloging Overview: Fundamentals

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Library Education & Training Connecticut State Library

Developed by staff of the Idaho Commission for Libraries, this free, online program provides basic library knowledge and skills for staff members who have no formal education in library science. These courses are organized into 3 key topical areas, Collection Development, Technical Services, and Public Services.

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American Library Association ALA eLearning

Welcome to ALA eLearning, the leading global content provider of courses, webinars, and customized eLearning content for library and information workers in all types of libraries and related organizations. Designed to meet your evolving learning needs, ALA eLearning brings together content from every office and division of ALA in one place.

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Cataloging or Cataloguing or Library Cataloging is the process of creating and maintaining bibliographic and authority records in the library catalog, the database of books, serials, sound recordings, moving images, cartographic materials, computer files, e-resources etc. that are owned by a library. The catalog may be in tangible form, such as a card catalog or …

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Cataloging Training & Resources RAILS: Reaching Across

Free cataloging training courses are available to staff from all RAILS member libraries. Training formats include in-person classes, presentations, and webinars. Training opportunities include: Quarterly basic training on cataloging and classification.

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How to Get Certified in Library Cataloging Career Trend

How to Get Certified in Library Cataloging. A library cataloger's job is to help patrons find materials easily and efficiently. A cataloger sorts through materials, such as rare volumes, maps and reference materials, and determines how to classify them. To be successful, a cataloger must understand and use standard classification systems.

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Cataloging Library Collections

Finding Cataloging Resources - A good list of cataloging resources from the Library of Murray State University. Last updated on Nov. 11, 2021; Library of Congress for Librarians - Catalogers will find this site very useful. The Library of Congress Online Catalog - Search for cataloging records at the Library of Congress and other libraries.

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How to get certified in library cataloging?

  • Completes the descriptive cataloging
  • Assigns subject headings
  • Assigns full Library of Congress Classification and Dewey Decimal Classification

How to catalog my personal library?

Library Thing. Library Thing is similar to Goodreads, but with a stronger focus on the cataloging aspect. Part social media platform, part library-style catalog, the app sources book info from more than 4,967 libraries worldwide (plus Amazon). There’s even a feature that tracks titles you’ve lent out to friends.

How to catalogue a library?

Open the catalogue. While in Library (Grid) mode, click the icon in the upper-right hand corner of a thumbnail image and locate that original RAW on your computer. LR will automatically find the rest of the images. Wait for the previews to render.

How to access the library catalog?

Access Our Library Catalog. You can view and search our online catalog here. Click the book’s title or image for more information about the book and the book’s availability. You will also be able to place a request for that book if you are logged in to your account. To access your library account: select “My Account” in the menu at the ...

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