I might not apply to this, because the actual link to the NACO Series
Institute describes a situation in which we will get reviewed until we
achieve independent status. We are independent for series authority work,
thanks to Ana Salinas, but I never got the actual traning from
"At the end of the course, participants will undergo review until
they reach independence for contributing series authority records to the
Library of Congress/NACO Authority File. Institutions with previous
graduates of the series institute are expected to perform review for the
new series trainees they send. In addition, Series Institute participant
graduates are encouraged to train colleagues in their home institutions
to contribute SARs."
Too bad. I thought it would like more like a refresher course or what
At 03:36 PM 8/6/2005, you wrote:
Accommodations have now been set
aside for the Institute at a nearby hotel for 3 or 4 nights--your
choice. Information will be sent with confirmations, which must be
earlier than this notice states for reservations to be made.
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To: Experienced catalogers at PCC institutions with independent
PCC NACO SERIES INSTITUTE
The Program for Cooperative Cataloging will present a NACO Series
Institute at the Library of Congress, October 26-28, 2005. It is
open to experienced catalogers whose institutions have earned independent
status for NACO contributions. The class size is limited, and
registration is required.
REGISTRATION AND CONFIRMATION DATES
Friday, September 16, 2005 is the deadline for registration.
Registrants will receive an acknowledgment of the registration form,
which does not guarantee a place in the course. Confirmations will
be sent to participants by Monday, September 26, 2005.
Information describing the Series Institute and the Registration Form are
Judy Kuhagen (LC CPSO) and other PCC series will share the instruction
CAUTION: ACCOMMODATIONS INFORMATION INCOMPLETE
Caution: The information about accommodations has not yet been
updated fully. We are negotiating for the most favorable rate for
the hotel nearest the Library of Congress. Please do not make
irreversible travel plans before you receive a confirmation to attend the
course or before we issue current details about housing options.
Library of Congress
Cooperative Cataloging Team
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