CIG E-Forum on RDA

Just posted on various resources: *CIG e-forum on RDA* *April 18-19, 2011* *Hosted by the Cataloguing & Indexing Group (CIG) of CILIP. Co-moderated by CIG Committee members Céline Carty and Helen Williams* Please join us for an e-forum discussion. It's free and open to everyone! Registration information is at the end of the message. On …

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Educase on Next Gen Presentation Tools

Educause came out with a short article on next generation presentation tools (PDF). This article doesn't present specific tools but addresses what these tools are very generally, how they are being used, why they're significant, their advantages and disadvantages, and their future. Thought I thought the article was a little too sweeping and didn't include …

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Canadian Techical Services Interest Group: Pre-Conference on RDA

TSIG is giving another pre-conference this year on the subject of RDA at the annual CLA in Edmonton, Alberta. Registration is still open if you are able to go to Edmonton. The pre-conference takes place on June 2, 2010. Hopefully, like last year, TSIG will post the presentation materials. Here's the details: Shaping Tomorrow's metadata …

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Survey on RDA and AACR2

Apparently this survey had a few bugs that have been taken care off. If you're interested in making your thoughts known on RDA, then here's a survey from Elaine Sanchez: This is from Elaine Sanchez, Texas State University-San Marcos. In a February 11 post on Autocat about RDA implementation and AACR2, I suggested that AACR2 …

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NETSL Spring Conference — April 15

Save the date for the NETSL Spring Conference. This year, there's an exciting program. You can register by mail or online. NETSL Annual Spring Conference Program 2010 Crosswalks to the Future: Library Metadata on the Move Schedule 8:30 – 9:30 am: Registration/Breakfast/Vendors 9:30 am: Welcome Morning Keynote Speaker: Dr. Barbara B. Tillett, Chief, Policy and …

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