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Dear Colleagues,

We would like to invite you to participate in our online survey on 
cataloging and metadata continuing education needs in new standards and 
technologies for the organization of data and information. The survey is 
part of the three-year project "Building a Workforce of Next Generation 
Librarians for 21st Century Global Information Access" funded by the 
Institute of Museum and Library Services (2014-2017). Through this 
survey, we aim to conduct a detailed needs assessment and gain a better 
understanding of desired resources, services, and features needed to 
support professional development in emerging standards and technologies 
that play essential roles in managing information in today’s digital 

We are interested in your participation because of your education and 
career background in cataloging and metadata. The following link will 
lead you to the survey:

Participation in the survey is anonymous and voluntary. The survey 
should take approximately 20 to 30 minutes to complete. If you have any 
questions about the survey, please contact me at [log in to unmask] at any 
time. For questions about the IMLS grant project itself, please contact 
the project PI, Dr. Jung-ran Park ([log in to unmask]).

Please complete the survey by February 15, 2015. Your assistance in 
providing invaluable information about this topic is much appreciated.

Yuji Tosaka, Ph.D, M.L.I.S.
Cataloging/Metadata Librarian
The College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
Phone: (609) 771-2156