[Eril-l] Reminder: ALCTS webinar: Cataloging Non-English Materials

ALCTS-CE Announce alcts.ce.announce at gmail.com
Wed Aug 14 08:33:03 PDT 2019

*Cross posted to multiple lists*

ALCTS webinar: Cataloging Non-English Materials

Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

All webinars are one hour in length and begin at 11 AM Pacific, noon
Mountain, 1 PM Central, and 2 PM Eastern time.

Description: This webinar uses the non-English materials at Mississippi
State University Libraries collections to illustrate the principles of
cataloging materials in Non-English languages. Attention will be given to
the various online tools available to translate these materials and where
information may be obtained, the rules (both RDA and LC-PCC statements)
guiding the description of these materials, and highlights cases where
further research was needed.

Learning outcomes:

At the end of the webinar, the attendees should be able to


   Utilize online tools for translation of non-English materials

   Understand rules governing the cataloging of non-English materials

   Understand needed research methods for cataloging non-English materials

   Know which outside resources to use when “stuck” on a piece

Who should attend?

Library catalogers of all library types.


Joy DuBose (jdubose at library.msstate.edu) is Assistant Professor and Special
Collections Cataloger at Mississippi State University.

Preston Salisbury (psalisbury at library.msstate.edu) is Assistant Professor
and Monographic Cataloging Team Leader at Mississippi State University.


Registration Fees: ALCTS Member $43 ; Non-member $59 ; Group rate $129

How to register:

Complete the individual webinar online registration form
(requires logging in). Sessions are listed by date.

Please note: this is an individual webinar; not one in a series as the
previous email mistakenly implied.

For additional information, please go to the following website:



Contact us to register:

Call 1-800-545-2433 and press 5 to reach our customer service
representatives or

Register by mail
for the session you would like to attend. (If you receive an error message
after clicking the "register by mail" link, right-click the link and save
the form to your computer.)

ALCTS webinars are recorded and registrants receive a link to the recording
shortly following the live event.


For questions about registration, contact ALA Registration by calling
1-800-545-2433 and press 5 or email registration at ala.org. For all other
questions or comments related to the webinars, contact Megan Dougherty,
Program Officer, ALCTS Continuing Education at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5038 or
mdougherty at ala.org.

Posted on behalf of the ALCTS Continuing Education Committee
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