ALCTS CaMMS Cataloging Norms Interest Group

ALCTS Cataloging Norms Interest Group call for proposals ALA Annual 2011

  • 1.  ALCTS Cataloging Norms Interest Group call for proposals ALA Annual 2011

    Posted Apr 24, 2011 05:48 PM

    ALCTS CCS Cataloging Norms Interest Group invites speakers for its meeting at the ALA Annual Conference in New Orleans on Saturday, June 25th from 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Presentation topics should be of current interest to catalogers, cataloging managers and administrators.
     
    Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
     
    * evolution, definition, and functions of the catalog and cataloging norms;
    * emerging concepts and implementations of "next generation catalogs";
    * RDA and FRBR;
    * cataloging in hybrid and digital libraries;
    * changes in catalogers' workflows;
    * emerging perceptions of cataloging quality;
    * how end users' expectations and behaviors affect cataloging norms;
    * metadata records and elements in different contexts;
    * the impact of web norms on cataloging norms from the perspectives of web developers and catalogers.
     
    Presentations should be approximately 15-20 minutes in length, with additional time allowed for questions and answers. Please send abstracts of proposals to co-chairs by Monday, May 9th .  We look forward to hearing from you!
     
    Cataloging Norms Co-Chairs,
    Michele Seikel 
    Associate Prof. of Bibliography, Cataloger, 
    Edmon Low Library, Oklahoma State University 
    Co-Chair, ALCTS CCS Cataloging Norms Interest Group
    Melanie McGurr 
    Coordinator of Authority Control and Database Maintenance 
    Ohio State University Libraries 
    Co-Chair, ALCTS CCS Cataloging Norms Interest Group