Library Services

Technical Services Sequence: Introduction to Dewey Classifications

Introduction to Dewey Classifications
In this session you will learn

* Purpose of classification
* The organization of the Dewey Decimal Classification system
* The basic steps for classification of an item
* How to use Dewey Decimal Classification
* How to create a complete call number

Cost:
No Charge for Participants

Date: 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 (All day)

Technical Services Sequence: Introduction to Subject Headings

Introduction to Subject Headings
In this session you will learn

* Purpose of subject headings
* How subject heading lists are organized
* Terminology for Library of Congress Subject Headings
* Different types and forms of subject headings
* How subdivisions are used in subject headings
* How to use Library of Congress Subject Headings list to assign subject headings
* How and where to place subject heading in the cataloging record
* Additional access points to include in a cataloging record

Cost:
No Charge for Participants

Date: 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 (All day)

Technical Services Sequence: Intro to Tech Services & Catalog Records

Intro to Tech Services & Catalog Records
In this session you will learn

* The workflow for technical services and acquisitions
* Creating a cataloging record
* The purpose of cataloging records
* General information of cataloging records & types of entries
* Descriptive information & the format of catalog records
* Sources for cataloging information

Cost:
No Charge for Participants

Date: 
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 (All day)

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