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Non-degree/Visiting students:
Lori Cass
Phone: (570) 662-4873

Current/Degree-seeking/Graduate non-degree students: 
Judi Brayer, Summer School Coordinator 
Phone: (570) 662-4818

Or call 1-800-577-6826

Mon - Fri: 8:00 AM - 4:15 PM, EST.

Summer Session I Course Details

Advanced Electronic Cataloging (LSC-5522-190)

  Online Course - 3.00 Graduate Credits
 Seats are still available for this course!
Course Term and Dates: Summer I (05/27/14 to 08/07/14)
Location: Onlne Course
Meeting Days and Times: Online Course
Instructor: Mrs. Candace L. Blessing
Prerequisites: NONE
Corequisites: NONE
Department: School Library & Info Technolo
Course Description: This course is designed for graduate students with prior cataloging knowledge who want to increase access to their school library collections. Course participants will advance skills to apply the principles of description (cataloging) and organization (classification) of print, media, and digital resources. The application of RDA, Curriculum-Enhanced MARC, Authority Control, Subject Access points, and the Dewey Decimal Classification system will be emphasized. Students will also develop local standards for cataloging specifications, apply database clean-up and maintenance tasks, and explore the decision making process for migration of integrated library systems.

Courses with insufficient enrollment may be subject to cancellation