I would be interested in your syllabus and materials also.
Ruth M. Carlock
Assistant Library Director
York, NE 68467
402-363-5703 | www.york.edu
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On Fri, Feb 11, 2011 at 10:16 AM, Diane I. Hillmann <
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> One point I'd like to make as this conversation continues is that
> incorporating RDA into the curriculum must go beyond teaching RDA as rules.
> The real changes that RDA brings to the table are in the potential for
> changes in the DATA we build and share, and that requires looking at the RDA
> Vocabularies. The course that Nerissa took with me was about RDA as data,
> and we looked at the rules but talked very little about them.
> I'm happy to share my syllabus and materials with anyone who wants to take
> a look.
> On 2/10/11 1:34 PM, Kathryn La Barre wrote:
>> I've had an off list conversation with Nerissa about the existence of
>> EDUCAT, http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/clw-educat.html
>> And have brought this conversation on RDA-L to the attention of EDUCAT
>> subscribers. I've asked other cataloguing educators on that list about
>> their plans for the cataloguing curriculum (wrt RDA, etc). I'll post a
>> summary here.
>> I work at GSLIS at the University of Illinois, where last Fall, we
>> hosted an RDA practicum for students as part of the national test of
>> RDA . Our experiences there are beginning to filter into the curriculum.
>> I work closely with five adjunct instructors as we continue to shape
>> the future of cataloging education at our institution. We will meet in
>> March to discuss incorporating RDA, and needed changes in our approach
>> to cataloguing education because as Nerissa points out -- students
>> today will be at the forefront!
>> Currently at GSLIS, in addition to discussion of RDA in our beginning
>> and advanced cataloging courses - we cover it in our core required
>> course Information Organization and Access as part of our
>> instructional module about structures and standards which cover FRBR
>> and other Metadata standards.
>> Kathryn La Barre
>> Assistant Professor
>> Graduate School of Library and Information Science
>> University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign