----- Original Message -----
From: "Diane Baden" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Wednesday, May 12, 2004 1:30 PM
Subject: Re: EDUCAT discussion list
> Anaclare and others,
> The task force responsible for the Midwinter workshop (and this
> discussion list) is charged with setting up a Web clearinghouse for
> educators and trainers to share teaching materials relating to
> cataloging and metadata (this is one of the recommendations in Ingrid
> Hsieh Yee's report). In addition, there is another task force planning
> to assemble resources for the continuing education of catalogers. The
> two groups hope to collaborate in finding a host site for both sets of
> We are finalizing an agreement with a consultant to assist in designing
> and identifying content for the clearinghouse. Anita's URLs and similar
> materials will likely find a home there as well.
> Diane Baden
> Associate Director
> NELINET, Inc.
> 153 Cordaville Rd.
> Southborough, MA 01772
> (508) 597-1931 (direct line)
> (800) 635-4638 ext. 1931 (New England)
> (508) 460-9455 (fax)
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> >>> [log in to unmask] 5/12/2004 11:41:53 AM >>>
> It would be nice to have the URL's for these tools posted on this
> Many of our students do not have access to the Cataloger's Desktop and
> not get it due to the cost. But if we had the URL's the students
> access the sites directly.
> Anaclare F. Evans, Ph.D.
> DALNET/ 605 SEL
> Wayne State University
> Detroit MI 48202
> 313-577-4002 (v)
> 313-577-1231 (f)
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Bruce C Johnson" <[log in to unmask]>
> To: <[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2004 9:42 AM
> Subject: Re: EDUCAT discussion list
> > Fellow Educatters:
> > As you may know CDS has begun adding cataloging
> > resources to the upcoming web version of Cataloger's Desktop. A goal
> > to make Desktop more useful for supporting cataloging education and
> > continuing education activities for library students, library
> > technicians, catalogers, and non-cataloger library professionals.
> > this develops and evolves, it is likely that the web version of
> > Cataloger's Desktop may serve as a cataloging web portal.
> > Anita Coleman's message below includes a couple of URLs that are
> > good candidates for inclusion in the web version of Cataloger's
> > I have written her offline and she has graciously agreed to our
> > to these resources. I am writing to the Educat list in the hopes
> > there are other web resources that should be added to Cataloger's
> > Desktop. If you are aware of such resources, would you please write
> > OFFLIST at <[log in to unmask]> and provide me with your recommendations?
> > Additionally, it would be helpful if you would suggest to which of
> > following categories your recommendation(s) should be applied:
> > - Cataloging Education - Instruction for Library Science Students
> > - Cataloging Education - Continuing Education
> > - Cataloging Education - Instruction for Library Technical Staff
> > - Cataloging Education - Instruction for Non-Catalogers
> > Thank you very much for your help.
> > Bruce Johnson
> > Team Leader
> > Cataloger's Desktop Development Team