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Authority Control - Lincoln 

Libraries use authority control to manage the names, uniform titles, series, and subject headings in their catalogs. Participants in this workshop will learn what authority control is and why it is needed, how to read a MARC authority record, how to use OCLC's authority file, and how to keep headings in their local systems up-to-date. Subject heading authority control will focus on the Library of Congress Subject Headings.

Audience: Library staff with some knowledge of AACR2, MARC records, and cataloging.

Lunch is on your own.

This workshop is approved for the NLC Cataloging Certificate Program.

Corinne Jacox is Head of Cataloging at the Creighton University School of Law Library 
Date Time
10/4/2007 9AM - 4PM  (Central Time)
Location Local Info
Nebraska Library Commission
Heron Room
1200 N Street, Suite 120
Phone: 800-307-2665 or 402-471-2045
Downtown Lincoln & NLC
No Charge
Corinne Jacox
CE Hours
Capacity Available Seats
15 1
Registration Starts Registration Ends
8/21/2007 9/28/2007
For Further Information Sponsor
Jeannette Powell
402-471-7740 or 800-307-2665
Nebraska Library Commission
Registration Closed