RDA for Music: Classical Music Audio Recordings

RDA for Music: Classical Music Audio Recordings 

MLA Workshop with Damian Iseminger and Casey Mullin

Thursday, October 2, 2014
3:30-5:00pm ET | 2:30-4:00pm CT
1:30-3:00pm MT | 12:30-2:00pm PT
90 minutes

In this workshop, Damian Iseminger and Casey Mullin will teach the basics of cataloging classical music audio recordings using RDA: Resource Description and Access, the new global cataloging standard and successor to AACR2. This workshop is designed for anyone who catalogs these materials and would like to learn how to do so using RDA.

Topics include

  • RDA instructions pertaining to classical music audio recordings and their location in the RDA Toolkit
  • Supplemental guidelines for cataloging classical music audio recording using RDA, including the Music Library Association’s Best Practices
  • MARC fields and subfields that accommodate RDA data for classical music audio recordings
  • Situations commonly encountered in cataloging these materials