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RDA Training for Catalogers

Date and Time:
Thursday, May 17, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Lunch will be provided.

In partnership with SCLA Technical Services Section, the State Library offers a one-day workshop on RDA for catalogers of any experience level.  Learn about rules and best practices in RDA cataloging, with a focus on common material types. Attendees will experience line-by-line training demonstrating how RDA rules translate to MARC records. Questions are encouraged!

Learning Objectives:
Participants will increase their understanding of best practices in RDA cataloging.
Participants will gain practical experience in applying RDA in MARC.

David Shay, Rare Books Cataloger at USC Hollings Library

Registration fee $10 

South Carolina State Library Learning Lab
1500 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201

The State Library does not offer public parking. Please allow plenty of time to find a parking space. Participants may park on the street or in the Pendleton Street parking garage. See our Contact Us page for map and details. 

Terms and Conditions:
Please mail a check for $10 payable to the South Carolina State Library to the following address.
Attn: Flora DuBose
SC State Library
1500 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201

If you cannot have a check processed before the event, please mail or fax a PO (purchase order) form to 803-734-8676. You may also bring the $10 fee in cash on the day of the workshop and receive a receipt for your records.

All registrations must be completed at least 5 business days before the event. We regret that we are not able to provide refunds. If you would like to cancel your seat and you meet the deadline indicated above, please contact Flora DuBose. You may send another staff person in your place, or receive a credit for a future CE event. Anyone who does not cancel prior to 5 business days before the event will be responsible for payment for the class.

Questions about the session?  Contact: 
Tiffany Hayes
South Carolina State Library 

Questions about registration?  Contact:
Flora DuBose


Thursday, May 17, 2018
10:00AM - 4:00PM
South Carolina State Library
Piedmont Room
Continuing Education
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