Wednesday, December 31, 2014

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

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Resource Description & Access (RDA) & RDA Blog History Timeline

Resource Description & Access (RDA) History


Important Dates in the History and Development of Resource Description & Access (RDA). 
  • Click on the + sign to expand the timeline as shown by the arrow. 
  • RDA History Timeline can also be viewed in a Flipbook or List format as shown by the arrows. 
  • Click on each item to view detailed description and sources of information, photos, videos.

Contribute in the further development of this RDA History Timeline by suggesting important dates in the history of RDA and RDA implementation in libraries around the world. For example you can suggest a date when your library implemented RDA Cataloging, or any date which is important to be noted in the Resource Description & Access (RDA) History. Suggestions should by accompanied with proper reference sources, from which the information could be verified/cited.

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Thursday, December 25, 2014

Librarianship Studies & Information Technology News

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LIBRARIES & SOCIETY

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LIBRARY RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

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Library Classification & Shelflisting

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Saturday, December 20, 2014

RDA BLOG: Correct Coding of ISBN in MARC21 field 020 in RDA & AACR2 Cataloging with Examples



Several years ago the definition of $z of the 020 (International Standard Book Identifier) was expanded—it is now used for “structurally invalid” ISBNs (those that are too short, too long, wrong check digit, etc.) and also for “application invalid” ISBNs (ISBNs for a manifestation that would be described in a different bibliographic record)... Read complete post on RDA Blog>>



#RDA #CATALOGING #RDABLOG #LCPCCPS #AACR2

Friday, December 19, 2014

Leadership Qualities for Future Library Leaders

Leadership Qualities for Future Library Leaders: Carol’s 10 Steps to Being a Great Library Leader

Step #1: Find a good mentor/ BE a good mentor
Step #2: Learn how to follow first
Step #3: Be Visionary
Step #4: Be a Good Servant
Step #5: Take risks
Step #6: Take care of yourself
Step #7: Maintain a positive attitude
Step #8: Never turn down a leadership position…even if it means managing your kid's soccer team
Step #9: Learn how to motivate people effectively
And last but not least…Step #10: Keep your sense of humor!

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Friday, October 31, 2014

RDA Blog Reaches 200000 Pageviews

RDA Blog Reaches 200000 Pageviews


RDA Blog Reaches 200000 Pageviews : RDA Blog is a blog on Resource Description and Access (RDA), a new library cataloging standard that provides instructions and guidelines on formulating data for resource description and discovery, organized based on the Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR), intended for use by libraries and other cultural organizations replacing Anglo-American Cataloging Rules (AACR2).


Saturday, October 25, 2014

Cataloging Metadata blog discontinued : Continued by Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog

Hi all Cataloging Metadata blog is discontinued. Its contents are to be continued by Librarianship Studies and Information Technology blog. The idea is to have a blog covering all the areas of Library and Information Management.

The scope of Librarianship Studies and Information Technology blog is defined as:

Learn librarianship and information technology with Librarianship Studies & Information Technology (LS&IT), a blog on studies, research, techniques, technology, best practices, and latest news on librarianship, library and information science, and information technology. Whether you are studying library studies and information technology, doing research, or a working professional, this is the place for you....

Transcription in Resource Description & Access (RDA) Cataloging : RDA Blog



Wednesday, October 22, 2014

What is FRBR?

What is FRBR?

RDA Cataloging Example of Selections & Translations

RDA Cataloging Example of Selections & Translations

Establishing Certain Entities in the Name or Subject Authority File : RDA Cataloging

Establishing Certain Entities in the Name or Subject Authority File : RDA Cataloging

Articles, Books, Presentations on Resource Description and Access (RDA)

Articles, Books, Presentations on Resource Description and Access (RDA)

Question on RDA Relationships asked at Google Community 'RDA Cataloging'

Question on RDA Relationships asked at Google Community 'RDA Cataloging'

Sources of Information in Resource Description and Access (RDA)

Sources of Information in Resource Description and Access (RDA)

Temporary / Permanent Date in an Incomplete Multipart Monograph : Questions and Answers in the Google Community 'RDA Cataloging'

Temporary / Permanent Date in an Incomplete Multipart Monograph : Questions and Answers in the Google Community 'RDA Cataloging'

Relationship Designators in Resource Description and Access (RDA) : honouree, host institution, organizer, sponsoring body

Relationship Designators in Resource Description and Access (RDA) : honouree, host institution, organizer, sponsoring body

Name/Title NAR (Name Authority Record) in RDA : Questions & Answers : RDA Examples

Name/Title NAR (Name Authority Record) in RDA : Questions & Answers : RDA Examples

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) - MARC to RDA Mapping

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) - MARC to RDA Mapping

RDA Blog Pages

RDA Blog Pages

Identifying RDA Records

Identifying RDA Records

Articles on Resource Description and Access (RDA)

Articles on Resource Description and Access (RDA)

RDA Cataloging Examples for Creating Variant Titles for Portion of Title Proper - Best Practices

RDA Cataloging Examples for Creating Variant Titles for Portion of Title Proper - Best Practices

DATE OF PUBLICATION NOT IDENTIFIED IN THE RESOURCE - RDA EXAMPLES

DATE OF PUBLICATION NOT IDENTIFIED IN THE RESOURCE - RDA EXAMPLES