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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

1151 Oxford Road

San Marino, CA 91108

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This full-day workshop focuses primarily on print maps and print atlases but does briefly cover globes, digital maps, and other cartographic content. It includes PowerPoint slides, lots of exercises, lots of audience participation, a game or two, and a manual for each participant. It is informative and fun!

Participants are expected to have a basic knowledge of cataloging but need not have any experience cataloging maps. Experienced map catalogers are welcome as well.

Workshop Covers:

  • FRBR, LRM, RDA, and Maps

  • Cartographic Types

  • Terminology

  • OCLC Maps Format

  • Physical Description Fixed Field (Map)

  • Coded Cartographic Mathematical Data

  • Identifying Manifestations

  • Describing Carriers

  • Describing Content

  • Map Creators and Contributors

  • Subject Analysis and Geographic Coding

  • Classification

Presenter: Manuel Urrizola, UC Riverside

Registration closes on May 8th.

Parking: Free

Lunch: Options available on-site at the Huntingtion.

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

1151 Oxford Road

San Marino, CA 91108

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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