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ALCTS webinar: Managing E-Resources Cataloging: Impact and Insight

Tags: webinar | 2013
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm, US/Central

*Apologies in advance for multiple postings.*


ALCTS webinar: Managing E-Resources Cataloging: Impact and Insight


Date: August 21, 2013

All webinars are one hour in length and begin at 11am Pacific, noon Mountain, 1pm Central, and 2pm Eastern time.


Description: In this 1 hour Webinar, we are going to focus on managing the cataloging activities for all types of e-resources a typical academic/research library will acquire, which will be divided into two different workflow namely cataloging and loading. We will cover aspects including the collaboration with other units in the library especially the Acquisition's E-resources group and collection managers, how to motivate staff, what tools can help, and most important, how to prepare oneself to be a good manager for e-resources cataloging.


Learning outcomes: After the Webinar, attendees will have a bigger picture about the variety of e-resources cataloging activities, and have a better understanding on how to manage the cataloging of e-resources with a limited and divers staffing.


Who should attend? Cataloging manager/supervisor, catalogers at an academic library setting and other library Tech Services librarian and staff who deal with e-resources.


Presenter: Sherab Chen is Associate Professor and Cataloging Coordinator at the Ohio State University Libraries. He is currently managing both Non-Roman cataloging and E-resources cataloging activities. He received his MLS from University of Wisconsin-Madison, double majored with a Ph.D. program on the track of Tibetan Buddhist Studies.



Registration Fees:  ALCTS Member $39 ; Non-member $49 ; Group rate (members and non-members) $99 ; International $39. 


For additional information and access to registration links, please go to the following website:



ALCTS webinars are recorded and registrants receive a link to the recording shortly following the live event.


For questions about registration, contact ALA Registration by calling 1-800-545-2433 and press 5 or email registration@ala.org. For all other questions or comments related to the webinars, contact Julie Reese, ALCTS Events Manager at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5034 or alctsce@ala.org.


Posted on behalf of the ALCTS Continuing Education Committee.