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Uplift Cataloging & Tech Services Cedar City

USL Training

Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Friday, September 13, 2013 at 5:00 PM (MDT)

Uplift Cataloging & Tech Services Cedar City

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Just because it says “technical” in Technical Services doesn’t mean it has to be complicated.  Everything has a reason and there is a reason for everything and the more you know the better you can make it work for YOU!  By the end of this hands-on participatory workshop participants will :
  • Know why we catalog 
  • Comprehend cataloging terminology
  • Understand the cataloging process
  • Recognize parts of the MARC record
  • Identify cataloging resources
  • Learn about collection management and weeding
  • Determine when a gift is not a gift
  • Discuss outsourcing, vendors, and ILS issues
  • Discover RDA and how it will affect us all
Date & Time: Sept. 12-13, 9 AM-5 PM daily
Location: Cedar City Library in the Park, Auditorium

Instructor:  Melissa Powell
Audience: Public Library Directors & library workers who do cataloging/ tech services
Mileage reimbursement: Available for travel over 50 miles one way. Sorry, no reimbursement to libraries
Lunch: Provided by the State Library

Hotel: Best Western Town & Country. Ask for the Utah State Library group rate of $79.99; call 435-586-9900 by Aug. 12. Questions or problems? Ask for Nicole Milligan at Best Western Town & Country.
Shakespeare Festival:  Group rate of 50% off any tickets purchased online for the 9/13 performance of Peter and the Starcatcher to attendees and guests attending this Uplift session. Contact Colleen Eggett for the discount code. 

Optional: Attendees may take one online course from ALA's Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) . Max cost: $129. Register for Uplift, then register for one course through ALCTS. USL will reimburse upon completion of the course and receipt of the following:

  • Receipt for purchase
  • Certificate of completion (passing score of 70% or higher)
  • USL reimbursement form (available at Uplift session, or contact Colleen Eggett)
Have questions about Uplift Cataloging & Tech Services Cedar City? Contact USL Training

When & Where

Cedar City Library in the Park
303 N 100 E
Cedar City, UT 84721

Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Friday, September 13, 2013 at 5:00 PM (MDT)

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USL Training

Jessica Whetman, Utah State Library Training Coordinator

801-715-6762; 800-662-9150 x 56776

Utah State Library Division
250 N 1950 W Suite A
Salt Lake City UT 84116

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