Know & Go: How to Catalog the Library of Things

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Target Audience: 
Everyone
Course Description

These days, many libraries are circulating non-traditional objects. From tools to cake pans, circulating these items helps these libraries serve their patrons in new and interesting ways. These non-traditional library items can be particularly challenging to properly catalog. This session will cover many common challenges relating to cataloging three-dimensional objects and offer solutions to these problems.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Define three-dimensional objects and understand their place in library collections.
  • Identify challenges related to cataloging three-dimensional objects.

    Identify MARC fields important for the cataloging of three-dimensional objects.

Prerequisites

None

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Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
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1
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learning@amigos.org or (972) 340-2829