RDA for Video Recordings

Scheduled Dates
Course Details
Course Type: 
Topic Area: 
Target Audience: 
Catalogers who perform original and copy cataloging for video recordings
Course Description

From music Blu-Ray discs to streaming videos, library collections contain many types of video recordings. Cataloging these items can be a bit different from working with print books. This workshop covers the RDA instructions relevant to cataloging carrier-based and digital video recordings. Topics to be covered include descriptive elements, choice of preferred source of information, access points, and relationship elements.

Learning Objectives
  • Understand where video recordings fit in the FRBR data model
  • Select appropriate preferred source of information for video recordings
  • Create bibliographic descriptions of video recordings
  • Create access points for video recordings
  • Select relationship designators for access points
Prerequisites

Previous experience or training in RDA such as that contained in the Amigos workshop, "Cataloging with RDA," knowledge of MARC bibliographic format.

Homework Expectations
  • To earn a certificate students must attend live sessions or view recordings thereof and complete homework assignments. There will be homework assignments after each session.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
Contact Hours: 
4
Instructor
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$140.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$165.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$195.00
Non-member Fee: 
$220.00