Video materials make up a significant portion of today’s libraries’ collections. Attend this workshop to learn about the cataloging of video recordings in a variety of physical formats, including DVDs and Blu-ray discs. Topics will include series/episodes, cast notes, editions, and access points.
This class will be held online from April 17th to May 19th. To receive full credit, participants must complete all assignments by May 22nd.
Class participants will access the course website to read materials and complete assignments. The class is held asynchronously, which means that participants are not required to be online at any particular time during the five weeks. The instructor will interact with the participants during the course to offer feedback and provide explanations of the material.
A few days before the class starts, class participants will be sent information about accessing the class.
Prerequisite: “Understanding MARC” or “MARC Tutorial” class.
To register: Go to Cataloging Video Recordings in the Nebraska Library Commission Training Portal. Registration closes on April 9th.
This workshop is approved for the NLC Cataloging Certification Program. Courses are open only to Nebraska residents or those who are employed by a Nebraska library. This class is approved for the NLC Cataloging Certification Program.