Webinar: Advanced Name Authority Records: Corporate Bodies, Part 2

A live training webinar, "Advanced Name Authority Records: Corporate Bodies, Part 2," will be presented on Thursday, January 29, 2015.

Register today for “Advanced Name Authority Records: Corporate Bodies, Part 2

  • Start time: 2:00 pm (Eastern Time)
  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Speaker: Marty Bokow, Administrative Librarian for Authority Control, GPO
  • Series: Part 8 of the Series: GPO Library Technical Services Webcast and Webinar Series
  • Learning outcomes: Join Marty for Part 2 of this series as he continues to demonstrate the creation and modification of name authority records for U.S. Government corporate bodies. Along the way, Marty will highlight principles underlying the Resource Description and Access (RDA) cataloging standard, specifically, the principles which determine the data that is recorded. In addition, Marty will explain the reasoning that guides some of the research conducted as part of corporate name authority work. Part 1 of this series will be presented on January 15, 2015.
    GPO’s Bibliographic and Metadata Section has been creating and modifying name authority records for library catalogs since 1977. GPO is the expert on corporate body records for U.S. Government agencies and bureaus and also creates and modifies authority records for non-governmental corporate bodies, persons, places, series, laws, and treaties.
  • Expected level of knowledge for participants: Intermediate

The webinar is free, however registration is required. Upon registering, a confirmation email will be sent to you. This registration confirmation email includes the instructions for joining the webinar.

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