Will you attend this workshop?  Looks like an ideal opportunity to get more deeply into corporate names.


P.S. Thanks for taking care of the timesheets today.

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From: "Frank, Paul" <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 3:00 pm
Subject: [PCCLIST] PCC NACO Advanced Corporate Names Workshop

> 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 in the LC Cooperative Programs Section: Jessalyn Zoom 
> ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) or Gracie Gilliam 
> ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>). Thanks for your cooperation.
> PCC NACO Advanced Corporate Names Workshop
> Library of Congress (LC)
> Adams Building, LA 149
> First and Independence Avenues, SE
> Washington, DC 20540‑4230
> Wednesday, July 20 – Thursday, July 21, 2011
> The Cooperative Programs Section will offer a two-day course on 
> NACO corporate name authorities. The course will be held at the 
> Library of Congress, July 20-21, 2011, 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. Training materials will be based on the 
> existing NACO corporate names session, with additional examples and 
> exercises.
> Requirements:
> Participants must pre‑register for this workshop by the deadline:
> Monday, June 20, 2011
> 1.    Each participant must be from an active PCC NACO or CONSER 
> institution.2.    If necessary, participants can complete and 
> submit the PCC NACO 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 
> confirmation notices.
> 5.    Programs at the Library of Congress 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:  Monday, June 20, 2011
> 1. Submit the online registration form: 
> ADA 
> accommodations if needed.
> 2. Submit, if necessary, the PCC membership application to update 
> institutional information:  
> 3. Before making any travel reservations, please wait for a 
> participation confirmation. Tentative hotel reservations may be 
> made in advance, because they are more flexible.
> Confirmations will be sent by:  Wednesday, June 22, 2011
> Coop is working on a contract with nearby hotels and will send the 
> information out as soon as the contract is finalized.
> Participants may make their own hotel arrangements or reserve rooms 
> at Capitol Hill Suites, which is the closest hotel to the training 
> site.Their home page is: 
><>. You will find several Holiday Inns available near Metro stops in DC and Virginia. Their reservation web page is:<>.
> The Library is accessible by Metro, Capitol South Station, from 
> both the Blue and Orange lines.
> Please address any questions to Jessalyn Zoom 
> ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>) or Gracie Gilliam 
> ([log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>).
> Cooperative Programs Section
> Library of Congress
> Washington, DC 20540‑4230