[CatSIG] The Marc of Quality cataloguing workshops-places still available

Sarah Allnutt Sarah.Allnutt at natlib.govt.nz
Mon Oct 6 13:50:04 NZDT 2008

CatSIG is holding another series of The MARC of Quality cataloguing workshops in October and November 2008. There are a few places still available in the Wellington and Dunedin sessions (all Auckland sessions are now full):

MARC21 In Your Library
An introduction to MARC21 and how it is meant to work in your library automation system (1 day). Useful for new cataloguers; also recommended for acquisitions and serials staff to broaden their understanding of how MARC21 impacts on them. 

Wellington    13  October 2008   Weir House conference room, Kelburn

Prices: CatSIG members $200  LIANZA members $250  Other $350 

Just for Copy Cats
An introduction to finding cataloguing records that you can copy, explaining challenges and issues, with a brief look at essential editing (2 days). Recommended for acquisitions staff, copy cataloguers, beginning cataloguers, and experienced but untrained cataloguers.

Wellington    14-15 October 2008   Weir House conference room, Kelburn

Prices: CatSIG members $400  LIANZA members $500  Other $650 

Book Blitz 1
A beginner's workshop on bibliographic description, providing access points, and copy cataloguing (4 days). Recommended for experienced copy cataloguers, experienced but untrained cataloguers, and new original cataloguers.

Dunedin     20-23 October 2008   University of Otago (Central) Library

Prices: CatSIG members $600  LIANZA members $700  Other $850 

**Please note that all prices exclude GST**

These are intensive courses, all designed to present the material in a manner that will make it easier for participants to learn and develop their cataloguing skills. 
All the workshops are held by Deborah Fritz, an international trainer with over 15 years of experience. For more information about each course see http://www.marcofquality.com/trn/trnindex.html 

To register please go to the LIANZA calendar http://tinyurl.com/58dyu5 
or send the following information to CatSIG Committee registrations catsigcommittee at gmail.com 
**A discount of 15% is offered to any organisation sending three or more people to the workshops**

*LIANZA membership number(s) (if applicable and known): 
*I will be attending (please indicate workshop and location):
*Special dietary requirements?

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