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I took an afternoon workshop beyond the morning basic workshop, but it
concerned geographic name headings. I'd be very interested in taking one
specifically about art subject headings.

        -----Original Message-----
        From:   Kempe, Deborah [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
        Sent:   Monday, November 02, 1998 11:46 AM
        To:     Multiple recipients of list PCCLIST
        Subject:        Re: PCC SACO Workshops at 1999 ALA Midwinter

        Did you already take the Advanced class?

        > -----Original Message-----
        > From: Carolyn Ruth Sturtevant [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
        > Sent: Monday, November 02, 1998 11:29 AM
        > To:   Multiple recipients of list PCCLIST
        > Subject:      PCC SACO Workshops at 1999 ALA Midwinter
        >
        > PCC SACO Workshops at 1999 ALA Midwinter, Philadelphia
        > January 29, 1999
        >
        >         The Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC) will present
two
        > workshops Friday, January 29, 1999, in support of SACO, the
Subject
        > Authority Cooperative Program of the PCC.
        >
        >         The workshops are open at no charge on a
        > first-come-first-served basis to all catalogers interested in
        > proposing new headings and changes to LCSH.  Training materials
will
        > be provided free of charge at the workshop.  PCC programs will
comply
        > with the Americans with Disabilities Act.  At the end of these
        > workshops, participants will be better able to formulate new
subject
        > headings and propose changes to existing LCSH headings.  In 1998,
SACO
        > participants contributed approximately 20% of the subject headings
        > added to LCSH.
        >
        > BASIC SACO Workshop A, 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
        >
        > Workshop A:  How to Propose Subject Headings for LCSH
        > Lynn El-Hoshy, Senior Cataloging Policy Specialist, Library of
        > Congress
        > Friday, January 29, 1999, 8:30 AM-12:30 PM
        > LOCATION:  To Be Announced on PCC list and PCC Web page
        > maximum registration:  50
        >
        >         The instructor will cover how to prepare subject heading
        > proposals using SACO forms, including performing authority
research,
        > constructing a subject heading, and fitting it into the hierarchy
of
        > the subject authority file, based on appropriate instruction
sheets
        > from the Subject Cataloging Manual.  This basic workshop is a
repeat
        > of a sessions offered in 1995, 1997, and 1998 ALA meetings, and
serves
        > as a good foundation for the more advanced workshop listed below.
        >
        > ADVANCED SACO Workshop B, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
        >
        > Workshop B:  Proposing Art Subject Headings: Subjects vs. Names
file
        > Milicent Wewerka, Sr. Cataloging Policy Specialist, Library of
        > Congress
        > Robert Hiatt, Sr. Cataloging Policy Specialist, Library of
Congress
        > Friday, January 29, 1999, 2:00 PM-4:00 PM
        > LOCATION:  To Be Announced on PCC list and PCC web page
        > maximum registration:  50
        >
        >         The instructors will discuss headings for individual works
of
        > art, atrists groups and schools of art, distinctions between
headings
        > for fine arts vs. decorative arts, and geographical and
chronological
        > subdivision usage based on appropriate instruction sheets from
        > cataloging documentation.  Discussion will also include into which
of
        > the two files (Name or Subject Authority File) headings are placed
        > based on the recently revised Library of Congress Rule
Interpretations
        > and SCM H 405.  Participants will benefit from prior attendance at
a
        > basic workshop (e.g., SACO workshops offered previously in 1995,
1997,
        > and 1998, or from prior SACO experience.
        >
        >
        > We'll return a simple confirmation if you register by January 8,
1999
        > as described below:
        >
        > 1.  Register via the SACO workshop registration form on the PCC
        > homepage:  http://lcweb.loc.gov/catdir/pcc/sacoreg99.html
        > ***or***
        > 2.  Register via email to:  [log in to unmask], Cornelia Goode,
Cooperative
        > Cataloging Team.   Please include the following information:
        >
        > Registering for Morning Basic SACO workshop A?  yes   no
        >
        > Registering for Afternoon Advanced workshop B?  yes  no
        >
        > Your Name, Title
        > Institution
        > Mailing address
        > Phone
        > Fax
        > Internet address
        > ADA accommodations needed? If yes, please specify:
        >
        > *********
        >
        >         Visit the PCC World Wide Web site for in-depth information
on
        > the PCC, SACO, and for basic instructions on creating subject
        > proposals:  http://lcweb.loc.gov/catdir/pcc