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Tim Kiser

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Posted By Tim Kiser Jan 13, 2022 02:59 PM
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Greetings-- The MAGIRT Cataloging and Classification Committee (CCC) will hold an ad hoc remote meeting on Friday, January 21st, 2022, at 11am Eastern, via Zoom (see link below agenda). All are welcome to attend. Liaison reports are not being requested for this meeting. Agenda: ISBD: Draft update ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Jun 23, 2019 04:53 AM
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From Princeton University: Hi Tim Kiser, Here is an example of how Princeton University Library catalog vector data in the MARC format ( https://catalog.princeton.edu/catalog/4646677/staff_view ). Each layer is linked to our Portal ( https://maps.princeton.edu/ ) which has full metadata record. Thanks, ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Jun 18, 2019 11:05 AM
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Hi everybody,  Please be aware that the DC Metro system does not start running on Sunday mornings until 8:00. If you know of any attendees planning to arrive by Metro, please alert them that other travel arrangements will be necessary.  Thank you! Looking forward to seeing you Sunday-- --Tim ------- ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Jun 11, 2019 02:02 PM
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Please join the ALCTS-CaMMS/MAGIRT Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group meeting at the ALA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.:   Date:               Sunday, June 23, 2019 Time:               8:00-10:00 AM Location:         Washington Convention Center, 102A Scheduler link ...
Posted By Tim Kiser May 14, 2019 10:18 AM
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Thanks, Louise! I'll definitely include this on the agenda. ------------------------------ Tim Kiser Catalog Librarian for Maps Michigan State University Libraries ------------------------------
Posted By Tim Kiser May 14, 2019 08:57 AM
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Greetings, This is a general call for discussion topics for the meeting of the ALCTS-CaMMS/MAGIRT Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group at the ALA Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.: Date:               Sunday, June 23, 2019 Time:               8:00-10:00 AM Location:         Washington ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Apr 04, 2019 01:28 PM
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Thank you, Louise! I have gotten speedy at making PDFs of OCLC records, so I made one for yours (attached).
Posted By Tim Kiser Apr 04, 2019 12:58 PM
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Tom Brittnacher of University of California Santa Barbara writes: Attached are my local instructions for digital data cataloging in MARC (both CDs/DVDs and GIS data without carrier).  It's a PDF created from our wiki, so the formatting is kind of wonky.  I've also attached my documentation for creating ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Apr 04, 2019 12:45 PM
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Dr Gethin Rees of the British Library writes: We are using this python script to create the bounding box info. https://github.com/thegsi/LD_bounding_box We are creating a spreadsheet like the attached 2018_05 NPLD_Map_Template_update. Our developers then use the sheet alongside further data ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Apr 04, 2019 12:30 PM
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Amanda Henley at the University of North Carolina writes: "Our goal is to catalog all data sets that we purchase (or receive from purchased software). We are a little behind with some of our holdings, but we have cataloged many of our spatial data sets in our online catalog. "You can search them here: ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Apr 04, 2019 12:19 PM
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Attached is an OCLC master record I created for Michigan State University, for Tehran vector data. The record was based on a finding aid for the data, prepared by the MSU Map Library. In our catalog, the record links to that finding aid: http://magic.msu.edu/record=b11869064 In making the record I was ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Apr 04, 2019 12:15 PM
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Elizabeth Miragli at University of California San Diego posted last month at the MAGIRT Connect page . I have attached a PDF of the OCLC record she references. The record is for the SanGIS data warehouse, and is coded as an integrating resource. Elizabeth wrote: "I would love some feedback/input on OCLC ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Mar 14, 2019 12:36 PM
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Greetings,   Following up on a discussion at the January meeting of the MAGIRT/CaMMS Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group (prompted by Louise Ratliff at UCLA), I am writing in search of:   Formal documentation of local cataloging/description practices for geospatial data. ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Feb 08, 2019 08:23 AM
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Fifteen were in attendance at the meeting of the ALCTS CaMMS/MAGIRT Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle, Washington, on January 27, 2019, meeting jointly with the MAGIRT Cataloging and Classification Committee. Link to meeting agenda: http://tiny. ...
Posted By Tim Kiser Jan 15, 2019 10:43 AM
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Please join the ALCTS-CaMMS/MAGIRT Cartographic Resources Cataloging Interest Group meeting at the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle:   Date:               Sunday, January 27, 2019 Time:               8:00-10:00 AM Location:         Grand Hyatt Seattle, Blewett Suite Scheduler link   ...