DON'T FORGET - CILIP MEMBERS RECEIVE UP TO 40% DISCOUNT ON ALL CILIP TRAINING.
7 OCTOBER 2008, LONDON
Understand the concepts and terminology of metadata and how it relates to library and information work. Throughout the day exercises, demonstrations and discussions will provide a practical focus on this popular one-day course.
*Metadata cataloguing standards
*Application of metadata to library and information work
FULL DETAILS: http://www.cilip.org.uk/training/training/2008/catandclass/metadataessentials.htm
INTRODUCTION TO MARC 21
21 & 22 OCTOBER 2008, LONDON
MARC 21 is the only quality metadata format currently available, providing a model for how this area of work should be approached to achieve consistent quality data. This two-day course covers a range of formats (books, serials, videos and electronic resources) that present the MARC 21 authority format.
*Basic elements of the bibliographic format
*Bibliographic serials, video and electronic resources
FULL DETAILS: http://www.cilip.org.uk/training/training/2008/catandclass/introductionmarc21.htm
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS SUBJECT HEADINGS
15 OCTOBER 2008, LONDON
A popular course repeated this autumn. Learn how to select and build simple and complex subject headings and understand the significance of pattern headings. This one-day course will provide a background to the origin and evolution of the Library of Congress subject headings.
*How to select basic headings
*Navigating sub headings
*MARC 21 authority format
FULL DETAILS: http://www.cilip.org.uk/training/training/2008/catandclass/libraryofcongress.htm