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Maps the RDA Way - Come catalog a map with us!


ALA’s Map and Geospatial Information Round Table (MAGIRT)  presents. . .


Maps the RDA Way: Come catalog a map with us!


RDA has arrived!  So have changes large and small from AACR2. However, you need not fear!


Experienced map catalogers and long-time MAGIRT members Paige Andrew and Susan Moore are prepared to assist those catalogers wanting to (or just plain needing to!) learn about RDA-based changes to cataloging cartographic materials.  Participants will create brief records for two maps using an RDA work form.  You will receive a eeNational Geographic Costa Rica Adventure Map and a color copy of a CIA map. You will be guided through the descriptive process, and leave having cataloged two maps!


Day & Time: Saturday, June 29th, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM


Place: InterContinental Chicago - 505 N. Michigan Ave.


Room:Seville East (INTER-Seville East)


Co-Presenters: Paige G. Andrew - Maps Cataloging Librarian, Pennsylvania State University


Susan Moore - Cataloging Librarian/Bibliographer, University of Northern Iowa


For more information about the program and related resources, visit MAGIRT’s new Map and Geospatial Resources Guide at http://magirt.ala.libguides.com/trainingsandpresentations!