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Hi Gene,

I might just replace some examples with available RDA records and 
convert others to RDA in CCM. Thanks!

Liping

On 8/2/2013 3:51 PM, Dickerson, Eugene H wrote:
>
> Hi, Liping.
>
> I don’t think that it’s necessary to convert the OCLC records to RDA.  
> The examples in the CCM are being used to illustrate the concepts 
> being discussed. There’s no guarantee that they are going to match 
> exactly existing OCLC records just as there wasn’t in the AACR2 
> version of the CCM.  My preference is to see CONSER catalogers spend 
> time on original cataloging or on authenticating copy rather than 
> recataloging serials that already have CONSER records.  Therefore, I 
> think it’s acceptable to convert the AACR2 examples from the AACR2 
> version of the CCM to RDA, if practical.  It’s also acceptable to add 
> new examples that comply with the RDA guidelines.  I agree that you 
> should do whatever is easier.  If recataloging proves to be the path 
> of least resistance, then go for it, but I don’t think that one of the 
> goals of the CCM revision should be to recatalog serials just to have 
> RDA examples.
>
> Gene
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> -----Original Message-----
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> Subject: [PCCTG1] CCM 31 Record Exmaples
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> Hi all,
>
> Let me first apologize for bringing up  an already discussed topic! 
> I'm revising the record examples in CCM31.20 and would like to hear 
> your opinions on whether you think we should
> 1) use the existing examples and convert them to RDA in OCLC and use 
> in CCM
> 2) use the existing examples and convert them to RDA in CCM only
> 3) come up with new examples already in RDA (which we all have some ready)
> 4) do either 1) or 3) , whichever makes better sense and/or easier ...
>
> There're four examples, 1. born digital e-serial, 2. provider-neutral, 
> 3. single-record approach, 4. e-version with an earlier title. Are 
> there any other cases we should include?
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Liping
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