RDA Toolkit Has Its Own Website

ALA Publishing has created a new website for the RDA Toolkit. It can be found at: http://www.rdatoolkit.org/home. Don't forget that with the release of the toolkit, access will be open for those to give it a try. Here's the blurb from the site: The contents of the RDA Toolkit will be completely open at no …

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TechKnow on RDA

TechKnow, a quarterly review out of Ohio, has an article called "RDA and Libraries: Where Are We Going" by Tom Adamich. The PDF can be found at: http://www.library.kent.edu/files/TechKNOW_February_2010.pdf. This is a really nice general introduction to RDA in addition to the RDA Toolkit. At the end of the article, Tom has included some great resources …

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Update on RDA and Cataloger’s Desktop

Posted by Troy Linker. Unlike electronic access to AACR2, access to the RDA Toolkit will not be included in the Cataloger's Desktop price. The announcement today is that while RDA Toolkit and Cataloger's Desktop are separate stand alone products the Co-Publishers and Library of Congress have worked out a way for subscribers to both to …

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RDA and Cataloger’s Desktop

Please excuse cross postings. From the RDA listserv: Resource Description and Access in Cataloger’s Desktop Library of Congress contact: Peter Seligman, 202-707-1314, psel@loc.gov American Library Association contact:  Troy Linker, 312-280-5101, tlinker@ala.org February 22, 2010 The Library of Congress and the Co-Publishers for RDA (Resource Description and Access) are pleased to announce that Cataloger’s Desktop subscribers …

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New PPT on RDA

Lynne LeGrow just posted her presentation on RDA. She presents RDA, the RDA Toolkit, FRBR, and more. She also spends some time on what RDA does differently from AACR2. From her blog, Cataloging Aids: Below is the PowerPoint slide show from my RDA presentation which was filmed in the NSCC Waterfront Campus’ theater, February 18, …

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RDA Toolkit

On the RDA website (http://www.rdaonline.org/), there is some more information about the RDA Toolkit including a short summary of its features and pricing. Also there is a link to 2 guided tours of the RDA Toolkit from this website or just click below to get to the videos. RDA Toolkit -- A Guided Tour -- …

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Webinar on RDA Toolkit from ALA Publishing

(Please excuse cross postings) From the RDA listserve: ALA publishing is giving the same presentation we did at ALA midwinter as a Webinar for anyone interested to see a demo of the RDA Toolkit beta site.  We will give the same presentation twice at different times of day in hopes of covering as may people …

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