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We are delighted that at the 2019 Bridging the Spectrum Symposium a panel
of LC cataloging experts will discuss the RDA 3R project and its
implications. Please see the announcement below for more. I hope you will
be able to join us.
Ingrid Hsieh-Yee, Ph.D.
Room 451A Columbus School of Law Building
Dept. of Library & Information Science
Catholic University of America
Washington, DC 20064
E-mail: [log in to unmask]
Dear Colleagues -
Registration is now open for the 11th Annual Bridging the Spectrum
Symposium that will be held on Friday, February 8, 2019. Registration will
close on January 25 or when all seats are filled, whichever comes first. To
ensure your place, please go to: *https://cua.irisregistration.com/Form/LIS2019
****Note: If you cannot access the form from the link, please copy the link
to your browser****
You will need to create an Iris account and add username and password
The registration fee is $25.00 which helps to defray expenses of the event,
including morning continental breakfast and lunch. All attendees and
presenters must pre-register; no on-site registration will be accepted.
Please include any disability accommodations or special dietary needs when
you register. Contact the Symposium Planning Committee at:
[log in to unmask] if you have questions.
This is the only DC-area symposium that brings together practitioners,
students, and faculty from all sectors of the information profession for a
day of sharing and collaboration. Details of the program are available at:
This year we are excited to have Mr. Mark Sweeney, Principal Deputy
Librarian of Congress as our keynote speaker! Please visit the symposium
website to learn more.
In addition, a panel of cataloging experts from the Library of Congress
will discuss the RDA Toolkit Restructure and Redesign Project and its
implications for LC cataloging practices and the Bibframe editor.
Seats are limited, so register early! Past symposia have sold out! We
anticipate that this one will sell out quickly too.
We look forward to seeing you at the Symposium!
--The Symposium Planning Committee (Dr. Ingrid Hsieh-Yee, Dr. Sue Yeon Syn
and Dr. Jane Zhang)