*Apologies in advance for multiple postings.*

ALCTS webinar: Linked Data Cataloging Workflows

Date:  Wednesday, November 16, 2016

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



Session 6 in the series, “From MARC to BIBFRAME” focuses specifically on the impact conversion to BIBFRAME will have on library workflows, including a discussion of staffing and training issues and recommendations.

Additional sessions in this series include:

Learning outcomes:

* Attendees will have a practical understanding of possible cataloging workflows with BIBFRAME.

* Attendees will have information that will help them assess staffing and training issues and needs.

Who should attend? Technical service librarians and staff and library administrators

*This is an intermediate course intended for those with a basic understanding of bibliographic records and linked data.


Xiaoli Li is the co-head of the Content Support Services Department of UC Davis University Library. She is a primary member of UCD BIBFLOW project, an IMLS funded project that investigates the impact of implementing BIBFRAME on technical services, i.e., cataloging and related workflows. She also serves on the CONSER BIBFRAME Task Group and co-leads the Linked Data Alumni Serials Team, a group that examines BIBFRAME Lite vocabulary and linked data tools developed by Zepheira.


Webinar Series – 5 webinars

Participant Each ($) Series of 5 ($)

ALCTS Member (individual) $43 series $172 (save $43)

Non-member (individual) $59 series $236 (save $59)

Group rate (members/non-members) $99/$129 series $396 (save $99)/$516 (save $129)

International (individual) $43 series $172 (save $43)

For additional information and access to registration links, please go to the following website:


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@ala.org. For all other questions or comments related to the webinars, contact Julie Reese, ALCTS Events Manager at 1-800-545-2433, ext. 5034 or alctsce@ala.org.

Posted on behalf of the ALCTS Continuing Education Committee.

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