RDA Workshop with Oliver, Coyle, and Hillmann

Using RDA: Moving into the Metadata Future
With Chris Oliver, Karen Coyle, and Diane Hillmann

Three 90-minute sessions
Wednesdays May 11, May 18, and May 25
2:00 – 3:30 PM EDT | 1:00 – 2:30 PM CDT
12:00 – 1:30 PM MDT | 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM PDT

Oliver, Coyle, and Hillmann are back, updating the popular workshop on RDA from Fall 2010, and offering new perspectives. Learn about the promise of RDA, from its roots in AACR2 to its potential for sharing library data on the Web.

This ALA TechSource workshop will cover

  • RDA as AACR2 deconstructed
  • Alignment with the conceptual models, FRBR and FRAD
  • Semantic web concepts and application profiles
  • The Open Metadata Registry and the RDA Vocabularies
  • And much more
Chris Oliver is a cataloguing librarian and cataloguing manager at the McGill University Library.
Karen Coyle is a librarian and a consultant in the area of digital libraries.
Diane Hillmann is currently Director of Metadata Initiatives at the Information Institute of Syracuse and partner in the consulting firm Metadata Management Associates.