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Wed 20 Mar 2019
09:30 - 11:00

Venue: Cambridge University Library, IT Training Room

Provided by: Cambridge University Library Staff Learning & Development


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All Cambridge Libraries : Cataloguing for Non-Cataloguers
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Wed 20 Mar 2019

Description

An introduction to adding holding and item records to existing catalogue records as part of record-sharing in the Alma database. There is an opportunity for hands-on participation. Course leaders: Vanessa Lacey, vl203@cam.ac.uk (Head of English Cataloguing, UL) and Katherine Sendall, ks344@cam.ac.uk (English Cataloguing, Alma trainer)

Target audience

For those who are not trained cataloguers who need to add their library’s holdings to existing catalogue records as part of their daily activity, or those who will need to do so in the near future.

Prerequisites

Attendees must have a basic familiarity with MARC21 for holding records and be able to use the Alma metadata editor.

Sessions

Number of sessions: 1

# Date Time Venue Trainers
1 Wed 20 Mar   09:30 - 11:00 09:30 - 11:00 Cambridge University Library, IT Training Room map Vanessa Lacey,  Fiona Grant
Aims

To explain the record-sharing guidelines for the shared Alma database and to practise the relevant processes in Alma.

Format

PowerPoint presentation with hands-on exercises.

Notes

Course leaders: Vanessa Lacey, vl203@cam.ac.uk (Head of English Cataloguing, UL) and Katherine Sendall, ks344@cam.ac.uk (English Cataloguing, Alma trainer)

Duration

1 hour 30 mins

Frequency

6 months


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