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ALA Midwinter MAGIRT/ALCTS CaMMS Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group meeting

Dear Cartographic Resources Cataloging Enthusiasts,

Please join us for the 2013 ALA Midwinter meeting of the:

MAGIRT/ALCTS CaMMS Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group 

Sun. Jan. 27, 2013

8:30 am to 10:00 am (PST)

Location: Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Jefferson Room 

Discussion topics will include:

-Treatment of globes in LCSH & LCGFT, see: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/cpso/genre_form_globes_final.pdf

-Use of World maps, Earth |v Maps, and World atlases in LCSH & LCGFT

-Identifying works for cartographic resources in RDA and how it may differ from AACR2

-Suitability of LCSH for describing geospatial data sets

Please feel free to bring other cartographic resources cataloging topics of interest and we will try to cover them as time permits. 

I look forward to seeing some of you at the Midwinter meeting.

Best,

Marc

Coordinator, MAGIRT/ALCTS CAMMS Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group

 

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Marc McGee

Geospatial Resources Cataloger

Information & Technical Services

Harvard Map Collection

Pusey Library

Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

 

617-495-2417

 

e-mail: mmcgee@fas.harvard.edu

Harvard Geospatial Library: http://hgl.harvard.edu