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RDA Cataloging News and RDA Bibliography

https://resourcedescriptionandaccess.blogspot.com/2016/05/rda-cataloging-news.html

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RDA Cataloging News and RDA Bibliography is a compilation of News, Events, Workshops, Seminars, Conferences, Training, Articles, Books, Presentations, Videos, Workshops, Training, Web Articles, Blog Posts, Reviews Etc. on Resource Description and Access (RDA), Anglo-American Cataloging Rules (AACR2), MARC21, Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR), Functional Requirements for Authority Data (FRAD), Functional Requirements for Subject Authority Data (FRSAD), Subject Cataloging, Descriptive Cataloging, BIBFRAME (Bibliographic Framework), Linked Data, Etc.

RDA Cataloging News is an initiative by RDA Blog. It combines the entries of RDA Bibliography and also items on Subject Cataloging. Please suggest entries to be included in RDA Cataloging News (preferably through RDA Cataloging - Google+ Community on Resource Description and Access (RDA) or by any other means of your wish).

This issue of RDA Cataloging News covers the period October 4, 2015, to May 2016. We are trying to make this a quarterly publication appearing in January, April, July, and October.

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News
Events / Workshops / Seminars / Conferences / Training / Etc.
Web Articles / Blog Posts
Articles
Books
Presentations
Thesis
Videos

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RDA Frequently Aksed Questions (RDA FAQ)
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New question added: Where is the information for RDA Cataloging News and new articles, books, presentation, thesis, and videos on RDA?
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Resource Description and Access RDA Blog Revision

https://resourcedescriptionandaccess.blogspot.com/2016/05/resource-description-and-access-rda.html

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Resource Description and Access RDA Blog Revision: RDA Blog has undergone some major revisions.

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1. RDA Blog has moved to HTTPS from HTTP
2. Formatting Changes in RDA Blog posts and Pages
3. References in Resource Description and Access RDA Blog
4. RDA FAQ - Resource Description and Access Frequently Asked Questions Revision

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Extended Date Time Format : Glossary of Library & Information Science

http://librarianshipstudies.blogspot.com/2016/05/extended-date-time-format-glossary-of-library.html

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A new entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog provides an exhaustive description of Extended Date Time Format (EDTF)

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Extended Date Time Format
Availability of EDTF
Features and Structure of EDTF
Adoption of EDTF
Examples of EDTF
Tools for EDTF
Used for
References

Extended Date Time Format ➨ The Extended Date/Time Format (EDTF) is a draft date-time standard initiated by the Library of Congress with the intention of creating more explicit date formatting and addressing date types that are not currently regulated by ISO 8601. The date time format ISO 8601 describes a number of date/time features, some of which are redundant and/or not very useful, on the other hand, there are a number of date and time format conventions in common use that are not included in ISO 8601. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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BIBFRAME and Linked Data - A Primer: Overview
This guide is for you if you seek basic and digestible information on BIBFRAME and linked data and how it will impact the library cataloging world. New resources will be added as we discover them.
http://guides.library.appstate.edu/bibframe #BIBFRAME #LINKEDDATA
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This e-Forum will provide practical, hands-on training ideas for catalogers/metadata librarians who may not have backgrounds in the theoretical or technical aspects of the semantic web.
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Osuna Alarcón, M. R. (2015). Enseñanza y formación en RDA. Boletín de la ANABAD, vol. 65 (2) p. 231-252.
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RDA Exceptions : Glossary of Library & Information Science

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New entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog provides an exhaustive description of Exceptions in Resource Description and Access (RDA).

RDA Exceptions ➨ In Resource Description and Access (RDA) cataloging rules there are a number of guidelines and instructions that are labeled as exceptions. Some instructions are scoped as being applicable only to certain types of resources (such as serials). An exception is an instruction that takes precedence over the immediately preceding instruction and applies to a specific type of resource, condition, etc. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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RDA Alternatives : Glossary of Library & Information Science

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New entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog provides an definition of alternatives in Resource Description and Access (RDA) cataloging rules.
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Librarian : Glossary of Library & Information Science

http://librarianshipstudies.blogspot.com/2016/03/librarian-glossary-of-library.html

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New entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog provides an exhaustive definition of a Librarian and 10 Infographics about the Librarian highlighting their duties, functions, roles, responsibilities, worth and importance, with interesting facts and figures.

Librarian ➨ A librarian is a person who is in charge of or works professionally in a library and is responsible for its management and services. Librarian takes care of the library and its resources. Typical job of a librarian includes managing collection development and acquisitions, cataloging, collections management, circulation, and providing a range of services, such as reference, information, instruction, and training services, etc. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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RDA Cataloging is an online community/group/forum for library and information science students, professionals and cataloging & metadata librarians. It is a place where people can get together to share ideas, trade tips and tricks, share resources, get the latest news, and learn about Resource Description and Access (RDA), a new cataloging standard to replace AACR2, and other issues related to cataloging and metadata.

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Subject Indexing Process

https://librarianshipstudies.blogspot.com/2016/05/subject-indexing-process.html

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A new article in the Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog provides an exhaustive description of Subject Indexing Process

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* What is an index?
* What are the most trusted definitions of an index?
* What is subject indexing?
* What is the subject indexing process?

Index
The term ‘index’ has been derived from the Latin word ‘indicare’ which means to indicate or to point out. Here it refers to guide to a particular concept in a document.
Index is a systematic guide of items contained in a document or concepts derived from it. Items denote the name of the author, title, etc.; concepts may be like classification, cataloguing, etc. To elaborate a bit more it may be said that an index is a systematic guide to the items of published literature in a collection, or concepts derived from a collection.
The purpose of index is to locate and retrieve the needed items or concepts in a collection.
An index is consist of entries. Each entry is a unit of an index. These entries are arranged in a systematic order. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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Subject Indexing Process Contents What is an index? What are the most trusted definitions of an index? What is subject indexing? What is the subject indexing process? Index The term ‘index’ has...
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New blog post on switching to Resource Description Access for cataloguing in Libraries.
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Starting from May 10, 2016, articles in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog and RDA Blog will follow the reference formats as used by articles in the Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences (ELIS)

[Articles in the RDA Bibliography are an exception, which will continue to follow its previous pattern]

http://www.tandfencys.com/AuthorGuide/#_Toc357152924

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ISO 8601 : Glossary of Library & Information Science

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A new entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog provides an exhaustive description ISO 8601, the Date and Time Format

ISO 8601 ➨ ISO 8601 describes an internationally accepted way to represent dates and times using numbers. It was issued by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and was first published in 1988. The purpose of this standard is to provide an unambiguous and well-defined method of representing dates and times, so as to avoid misinterpretation of numeric representations of dates and times, particularly when data are transferred between countries with different conventions for writing numeric dates and times. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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Alternatives Options and Exceptions in RDA : What Every Cataloger Needs to Know

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New article of RDA Blog on Resource Description and Access provides a detailed explanation of Alternatives Options and Exceptions in RDA : What Every Cataloger Needs to Know

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Alternatives Options and Exceptions in RDA : What Every Cataloger Needs to Know
What are RDA Alternatives?
Example of RDA Alternatives
What are RDA Options?
Example of RDA Optional Additions
Example of RDA Optional Omissions
What are RDA Exceptions?
Example of RDA Exceptions
How to decide whether to apply the alternatives, options, or exceptions?
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Alternatives Options and Exceptions in RDA : What Every Cataloger Needs to Know
RDA contains a number of guidelines and instructions that are marked as alternatives, options (optional additions, optional omissions), and exceptions. Each of these is clearly identified by an italicized label, which in the RDA Toolkit appears in green color in the instruction (alternative, optional addition, optional omission, exception). A green vertical bar also appears in the left margin next of an alternative, optional, or exceptional instruction in RDA Toolkit. These allow individual libraries or cataloging agencies to make decisions based on individual considerations in cases where two or more provisions are equally valid. Guidelines for alternatives and options are provided in RDA rule 0.8, and instructions for applying exceptions is at RDA 0.9 of chapter 0. ... ... ...

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RDA Options : Glossary of Library & Information Science

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New entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology blog provides an exhaustive description of Options in Resource Description and Access (RDA).

RDA Options ➨ In Resource Description and Access (RDA) cataloging rules there are a number of guidelines and instructions that are labeled as options. Options appear in two forms in RDA, viz. Optional additions and Optional omissions. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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Core Elements : Glossary of Library & Information Science

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New entry in the Glossary of Library & Information Science in Librarianship Studies & Information Technology Blog provides an exhaustive definition of a Librarian and 10 Infographics about the Librarian highlighting their duties, functions, roles, responsibilities, worth and importance, with interesting facts and figures.

Core Elements ➨ Core elements in Resource Description & Access (RDA) are minimum elements required for describing resources. Core elements are a new feature of RDA which allowed for certain metadata elements to be identified as “required” in the cataloging process. The assignment of core status is based on attributes mandatory for a national level record, as documented in the FRBR/FRAD modules. ... ... ... ... (Visit below link to read complete article)

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