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RDA Implementation:  Setting the Stage for 2013 and Beyond


PCC Participants’ Meeting and Open Program, ALA Midwinter

The Conference Center of the Washington State Convention Center


Sunday, January 27, 4:30 – 6:00 PM


The Program for Cooperative Cataloging invites all interested parties to its PCC Participants’ Meeting and Open Program for an update on developments in RDA documentation, automation, and practices.  Speakers will present new guidelines for RDA bibliographic cataloging, and will explain the ongoing migration of the LC/NACO Authority Database to RDA before and beyond PCC Day One for RDA Authorities, March 31, 2013.   A period of question and answer will follow.


Christopher Cronin (Director of Technical Services, University of Chicago Library)

·         Provider-Neutral E-resource Guidelines for Monographs, Serials, and Integrating Resources


Eugene Dickerson (Lead Librarian for Cataloging, Ralph J. Bunche Library, U.S. Dept. of State)

·         Hybrid Records:  Implementing new rules in a diverse database


Gary Strawn (Authorities Librarian, Northwestern University)

·         Mechanical changes to the authority file


Joanna Dyla (Head, Metadata Development Unit, Stanford University)

·         Authority record creation on Day One:  What Catalogers Need to Know




PCC RDA BIBCO Standard Record (BSR) Metadata Application Profile


Provider-Neutral E-Resource MARC Record Guide: P-N/RDA version


PCC Post-Implementation Hybrid Bibliographic Records Guidelines


PCC Day One for RDA Authority Records