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Webinar: Issues in Forestry and Science Librarianship: Taxonomy and Authority Control: Experiences of a Federal Science Library

Register to attend the live training webinar, "Issues in Forestry and Science Librarianship: Taxonomy and Authority Control: Experiences of a Federal Science Library.”

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Eastern)

 

Recording and closed captioning are available. All webinars are free of charge.

  • Speaker: Crystal Falconer, USDA Forest Service, National Forest Service Library (NFSL), Technical Information Specialist
  • Learning Outcomes: This presentation discusses the deficiencies of science subject terms in common sources used for library cataloging and how the NFSL has addressed these issues. Current forestry taxonomy resources will be addressed, and the NFSL’s ongoing contribution to taxonomy and subject authority work in terms of forestry issues will be described.

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