An online workshop offered by the Vermont Department of
Libraries to be taken at your
convenience from your own library or home computer. Available at the Technical Services home page.
Workshop Coordinator: Lorraine Lanius, Head, Technical Services
An online workshop for Vermont librarians who have completed the five day cataloging workshop or its equivalent. Topics to be discussed will include: definitions and importance of authority control, understanding authority records in the card catalog and in MARC format, authority control work, user education and authority control. Participation will be limited to those who have library access to the World Wide Web and email. Workshop will include assignments that are to be mailed to the Workshop Coordinator. Priority will be given to librarians from public libraries. Questions about the workshop and assignments should be addressed to Lorraine Lanius.
DOL certification credits: 10
Here are two ways to register for the online workshop.
1. Fill out the form below and click "submit form" [requires an email account be set up on the computer you are using the access this page]
2. Print the form on this page and send
reservations at any time to:
Mara Siegel, Continuing Education Coordinator
Vermont Department of Libraries
109 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05609-0601
I PLAN TO ENROLL IN THE IMPLEMENTING (ONE NAME PER SLIP)
AUTHORITY CONTROL ONLINE WORKSHOP