RDA and Sound Recordings Workshop, Princeton University

The Music Library Association (MLA)–Atlantic Chapter and the MLA Educational Outreach Program are pleased to announce a preconference on a�?RDA and Sound Recordings Cataloging.a�? The preconference will be held:

Friday, October 19, 2012
9:00 AM a�� 12:00 PM
Woolworth Center of Musical Studies
Princeton University–Princeton, NJ

Early registration is $20, if postmarked by September 26, or $25 after September 26.

The workshop will provide an overview of the significant differences in cataloging sound recordings between AACR2 and RDA, addressing both descriptive elements and access points. The workshop will include examples of RDA MARC 21 Bibliographic and Authority records and exercises.


Kathy Glennan is the Head of Special Resources Cataloging at the University of Maryland and has more than 25 years of experience cataloging scores and sound recordings. She chaired MLA’s Bibliographic Control Committee from 2008-2012 and has been active in ALA’s Committee on Cataloging: Description and Access for many years, where she has worked on development of RDA instructions in relation to music materials. She has given numerous presentations on RDA, FRBR, and MARC Formats issues, including two 2011 ALCTS Webinars, a�?RDA Basics: Scoresa�? and a�?RDA Basics: Sound Recordings.a�? She also authored an article in the March 2012 issue of Notes, “The Development of Resource Description and Access and Its Impact on Music Materials.”


8:00 a�� 9:00 AM Registration and continental breakfast

9:00 AM a�� 12:00 PM Workshop (with a break)

All preconference attendees are welcome to attend the afternoon meeting of the Music Library Association–Atlantic Chapter.

12:00 a�� 1:00 PM Lunch (on your own)

1:00 a�� 5:00 PM Music Library Association, Atlantic Chapter Meeting

For more information, please contact:

David M. King, chair
Educational Outreach Program
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh

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