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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 Jan 2022 - listserv recordings available

  • 1.  OCLC Cataloging Community Meeting 28 Jan 2022 - listserv recordings available

    Posted Feb 10, 2022 08:50 AM

    The latest iteration of the OCLC Cataloging Community Meeting took place on 28 January 2022 from 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm EST (UTC -5). Recordings and slides are now available on the event page. (We will add meeting notes to this page soon.)

    We are very grateful to all who participated.

    Agenda for the 28 January 2022 meeting:  

    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


    Please pardon any duplication of this message.





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