ALCTS CaMMS / MAGIRT Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group

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

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

    Posted Jan 22, 2013 09:02 AM

    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