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Join us for our next cataloging community meeting on Friday, 21 June 2024 2-4:30 PM Eastern Daylight Time [UTC-4] We're excited to share details of our two-part agenda for this free, virtual event. Part one highlights an initiative to increase diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) in library metadata. ...
Posted By Kate James Jun 05, 2024 11:58 AM
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Gordon, FYI, there are two different manifestations linked from that catalog record which caused me great confusion. This link is for a reproduction of a manifestation with a title page that says, "PRIDE & PREJUDICE by JANE AUSTEN With twenty-four coloured illustrations by C.E. BROCK": Manifestation ...
Posted By Kate James Jun 05, 2024 08:22 AM
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Going to ALA Annual in San Diego in June? We invite you to attend our robust selection of sessions. There's a lot you won't want to miss, including a panel discussion on artificial intelligence, an introduction to OCLC Meridian and WorldCat Entitles, two sessions that focus on public libraries, and a ...
Posted By Kate James Jun 05, 2024 08:20 AM
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Melissa, This is my personal cataloger opinion only--I think the 2nd condition option "Record a statement that is related to the original manifestation as a statement for the original manifestation" means that you record a statement about the original manifestation that appears in the reproduction ...
We're pleased to announce that our next OCLC cataloging community meeting will be on Friday, 21 June 2024 at 2:00 pm EDT (UTC -4). This free, virtual event promises to be informative and engaging and we'd be delighted to have you join us. It's a great opportunity to connect with fellow cataloging ...
Posted By Kate James May 09, 2024 10:08 AM
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Hello, I am sharing this message with you on behalf of my colleagues. We're excited to announce the availability of OCLC Meridian, a web application and set of APIs that libraries and other organizations that manage metadata for knowledge collections can use to create, curate, and connect linked ...
Posted By Kate James May 09, 2024 10:08 AM
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Hello, I am sharing this message with you on behalf of my colleagues. We're excited to announce the availability of OCLC Meridian, a web application and set of APIs that libraries and other organizations that manage metadata for knowledge collections can use to create, curate, and connect linked ...
Hello, I am sharing this message with you on behalf of my colleagues. We're excited to announce the availability of OCLC Meridian, a web application and set of APIs that libraries and other organizations that manage metadata for knowledge collections can use to create, curate, and connect linked ...
Posted By Kate James May 08, 2024 11:42 AM
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Sometimes it's not obvious when to record your audience. If this is a puzzle with which you struggle, please attend our VAOH session to answer the question "Who's Your Audience?" Join us either Tuesday, 14 May at 10:00 am EDT (UTC -4) or Thursday, 23 May at 4:00 pm EDT (UTC -4), whichever is more ...
Sometimes it's not obvious when to record your audience. If this is a puzzle with which you struggle, please attend our VAOH session to answer the question "Who's Your Audience?" Join us either Tuesday, 14 May at 10:00 am EDT (UTC -4) or Thursday, 23 May at 4:00 pm EDT (UTC -4), whichever is more ...
Posted By Kate James May 08, 2024 11:36 AM
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Sometimes it's not obvious when to record your audience. If this is a puzzle with which you struggle, please attend our VAOH session to answer the question "Who's Your Audience?" Join us either Tuesday, 14 May at 10:00 am EDT (UTC -4) or Thursday, 23 May at 4:00 pm EDT (UTC -4), whichever is more ...
On April 25, 2024, OCLC expects to install changes to WorldCat Validation, including the following new features and enhancements: OCLC-MARC Validations of New MARC Codes Announced January 23-March 26, 2024 Decommission of encoding level (ELvl) values I and J WorldCat Entity duplicate check The ...
Posted By Kate James Apr 19, 2024 09:51 AM
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On April 25, 2024, OCLC expects to install changes to WorldCat Validation, including the following new features and enhancements: OCLC-MARC Validations of New MARC Codes Announced January 23-March 26, 2024 Decommission of encoding level (ELvl) values I and J WorldCat Entity duplicate check The ...
Posted By Kate James Apr 19, 2024 09:51 AM
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On April 25, 2024, OCLC expects to install changes to WorldCat Validation, including the following new features and enhancements: OCLC-MARC Validations of New MARC Codes Announced January 23-March 26, 2024 Decommission of encoding level (ELvl) values I and J WorldCat Entity duplicate check The ...
Posted By Kate James Apr 05, 2024 01:28 PM
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The ALA Metadata Interest Group is pleased to share the recording and slides from our program for 2024 Core IG Week on "Metadata in Shared Digital Libraries." Presentations in this session included: Describing Our Members, Ourselves: Maintaining a Shared Controlled Vocabulary in Explore Chicago ...
Posted By Kate James Mar 25, 2024 03:29 PM
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Are you attending PLA 2024 in Columbus, Ohio? If so, we hope to see you at OCLC's cataloging-related programing at the conference! We'll be doing cataloging office hours, booth demos, and OCLC's Dewey Senior Editor Alex Kyrios will be presenting at a program on Friday afternoon. Here is the listing of ...
We're pleased to introduce a new look for Bibliographic Formats and Standards (BFAS). What's new? · Improved navigation – navigate with greater ease and benefit from a search bar on every page · New homepage – personalized content, page updates, and news are available all in one place · ...
Posted By Kate James Mar 15, 2024 01:02 PM
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We're pleased to introduce a new look for Bibliographic Formats and Standards (BFAS). What's new? · Improved navigation – navigate with greater ease and benefit from a search bar on every page · New homepage – personalized content, page updates, and news are available all in one place · ...
Posted By Kate James Mar 14, 2024 04:04 PM
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Now for my third and final reply addressing Jeanette's comment. This is part of what Jeanette said, "I'd also note that the design of the Toolkit itself might be adding confusion because while it's clear for the contents at the top of preferred name of corporate body description that Names of corporate ...
Posted By Kate James Mar 14, 2024 03:46 PM
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These are my comments for the proposed change to the Corporate Body: preferred name of corporate body instructions... The existing Condition/Condition Option pairs seem to address the situation the proposed change wants to cover even though it does not directly that situation. I note that an instruction ...