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Mark your calendar - FLICC Offers Classification and LCSH Workshops in
September 2004

FLICC is pleased to offer three workshops in subject cataloging this
Fall.  Julianne Beall, Senior Editor of the Dewey Decimal Classification
at the Library of Congress will present an introductory/intermediate
workshop on DDC, 22nd edition.  Linda Gabel of OCLC returns to present
workshops on Library of Congress Classification
and Library of Congress Subject Headings.

Note:  Full course descriptions, pricing, and registration details will
be posted on the FLICC/FEDLINK web site soon at
http://www.loc.gov/flicc/edutraining.html.

September 15, 2004    DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION (1 day)
This workshop is designed to give you an introduction to the formation
of class numbers using the 22nd edition of Dewey Decimal Classification
(DDC). The principles of Dewey classification and number building will
be clarified and illustrated with examples and exercises.

September 16, 2004    LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CLASSIFICATION (1 day)
This workshop provides an introduction to the Library of Congress
Classification system (LCC).  Through lecture and exercises,
participants will learn how to use the available tools to interpret and
construct LCC call numbers.

September 17, 2004     LIBRARY OF CONGRESS SUBJECT HEADINGS (1 day)
This workshop provides an overview of Library of Congress Subject
Headings (LCSH).  Through lecture and exercises, participants will learn
how to select subject terms, construct headings with subdivisions, and
interpret LC subject authority records in both print and MARC formats.

For more information, please contact Anne Harrison at FEDLINK.

Anne Harrison
FEDLINK Network Program Specialist
Federal Library and Information Center Committee
Library of Congress
101 Independence Ave. SE LA 217
Washington, DC  20540-4935
202-707-4834  Fax: 202-707-4873
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