Authority Control: Creating and Maintaining Consistency
Authority control, the process of ensuring consistent use of access points in bibliographic records, helps library users discover all relevant information within a library’s catalog. To be effective, authority requires record maintenance. This session will cover the basic principles of authority control and guide users on maintaining consistency in authority records.
- Address the importance of authority control
- Maintain consistency in authority records
- Develop an authority record workflow
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Instructor: Andrea Cox - email@example.com
Contact Hours: 2
March 27, 2023
10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT