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Discusses the basic issues relating to bibliographic control of maps and related materials. Discusses rules and standards covering such cataloging, as well as application of the rules and principles both in general and in response to specific problems, and various practicing options.

This group is part of Core's Metadata & Collections Section.

OCLC Cataloging Community Meeting, 28 January 2022

  • 1.  OCLC Cataloging Community Meeting, 28 January 2022

    Posted Jan 20, 2022 01:21 PM

    Register now for the OCLC Cataloging Community Meeting, 28 January 2022


    Please join us on 28 January 2022 from 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm EST (UTC -5) for our next virtual OCLC Cataloging Community Meeting. This is a great opportunity to share and discuss pertinent cataloging topics with OCLC staff and other participants.




    Diversity, Equity, Inclusion presentations (1 hour)

    • Adrian Williams (University of Kentucky), Using the Homosaurus LGBTQ+ vocabulary in both OCLC Connexion and in the local catalog
    • Misty Alvaro (Columbus Metropolitan Library), DEI in public library consortia: Trusting, collaborating, and thriving
    • Cynthia Whitacre (OCLC), OCLC Metadata DEI



    OCLC Cataloging Update (approx. 1 hour, 20 minutes)

    • OCLC Metadata Services Update - David Whitehair (OCLC)
      • WorldShare Record Manager - John Chapman (OCLC), Petra Löffel (OCLC)
      • WorldShare Collection Manager - Cindi Blyberg (OCLC)
        • Marcie Burton (UNC Greensboro), Automatic holding feeds: Set it and forget it
    • OCLC Metadata quality update
      • Featuring a presentation by Robert Bremer (OCLC) on the changes for the Aliens to Noncitizens LCSH in WorldCat
    • Questions for OCLC

    You'll have plenty of time for questions and discussions, and we encourage you to keep the conversation going in the OCLC Community Center. We hope you can join us.


    Additional details about the meeting will be published shortly and appear on the event page.


    Register now


    We look forward to your participation. 


    Please forgive any duplication of this message.





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    Jay Weitz
    Senior Consulting Database Specialist
    Online Computer Library Center