Please excuse the cross-posting of this message to multiple lists.
NOTE: Please do not forward this invitation to other institutions or to
online lists without consulting the NACO training coordinators on the LC
Cooperative Programs Section: Gracie Gilliam ([log in to unmask]) or Carolyn
Sturtevant ([log in to unmask])
Thank you for your cooperation.
PCC NACO Corporate Names Workshop
Library of Congress (LC)
Adams Building, LA 100
First and Independence Avenues, SE
Washington, DC 20540-4230
Monday, June 28 - Tuesday, June 29, 2010
The Cooperative Programs Section will offer a two-day course on NACO
corporate name authorities at the Library of Congress, June 28-29, 2010,
8:30 am - 5:00 pm. The target audience is cataloging staff from PCC
NACO or CONSER member institutions who desire a slower and more in-depth
review of corporate body names. Materials will be based on the existing
NACO corporate names session, with additional examples and exercises.
Participants must pre-register for this workshop by the deadline:
March 31, 2010
1. Each participant must be from an active PCC NACO or CONSER
2. Participants will complete and submit the PCC membership
application to provide current information on their institutions’
collections and program leadership.
3. Each institution will be responsible for its participant’s
travel and accommodation costs. There is no fee for the class itself.
4. Participants will be asked to download and print training
manuals to bring with them. Instructions will be included with
5. Programs at the Library of Congress programs comply with the
Americans with Disabilities Act. If special accommodations are needed
for any participant to attend this class, please include pertinent
information when emailing about interest in the course.
Registration for the NACO Training Course:
Deadline: Wednesday, March 31, 2010
1. Send an email to [log in to unmask] with the name(s), email, and
telephone number of anyone interested in attending the session. Include
ADA accommodations if needed.
2. Submit the PCC membership application to update institutional
3. Please wait for a confirmation of participation in the course
before making any travel reservations. Tentative hotel reservations may
be made in advance, because they are more flexible.
Confirmations will be sent by: Monday, April 12, 2010
Participants may make their own hotel arrangements or reserve rooms at
Capitol Hill Suites, which is the closest hotel to the training site.
Their reservation web page is:
You will find several Holiday Inns available near Metro stops in DC and
Virginia as well. http://holidayinn.com
The Library is accessible by Metro from both the Blue and Orange lines
at the Capitol South Station.
Please address any questions to the NACO training coordinators for this
Gracie Gilliam ([log in to unmask])
Carolyn Sturtevant ([log in to unmask])
Cooperative Programs Section
Library of Congress
Washington, DC 20540-4230