RDA for Video Recordings

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Course Description

From music Blu-Ray discs to streaming videos, library collections contain many types of video recordings. Cataloging these items can be a bit different from working with print books. This workshop covers the RDA instructions relevant to cataloging carrier-based and digital video recordings. Topics to be covered include descriptive elements, choice of preferred source of information, access points, and relationship elements.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • Understand where video recordings fit in the FRBR data model
  • Select appropriate preferred source of information for video recordings
  • Create bibliographic descriptions of video recordings
  • Create access points for video recordings
  • Select relationship designators for access points
Session Information
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This course consists of two 2-hour sessions.
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