National Library of Australia

RDA: next generation cataloguing standard - October 2008

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney - Friday 24th October, 2008 

This seminar focussed on RDA and its implementation in Australia. The keynote address was delivered by Deirdre Kiorgaard, Chair, Joint Steering Committee for the Development of RDA. 

Designing metadata for resource discovery

Deirdre Kiorgaard (National Library of Australia and JSC Chair)

History and background of RDA 

Ann Huthwaite (Library Resource Services Manager, QUT)

Vale main entry 

Deirdre Kiorgaard (National Library of Australia and JSC Chair)
Philip Hider (Senior Lecturer, School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University)

Relationship to and differences from AACR 

Philip Hider (Senior Lecturer, School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University)
No presentation available 

Towards a semantic web

Philip Hider (Senior Lecturer, School of Information Studies, Charles Sturt University)

Vocabularies and relationships 

Ebe Kartus (Manager, Aquisitions & Cataloguing, RMIT University Library)
No presentation available

Implementation scenarios, encoding structures & display 

Rob Walls (Director of Libraries Australia Database Services)

Demonstration of RDA Prototype

Jenny Stephens (National Library of Australia)

Implementation, Training & Documentation: What happens now? 

Catherine Argus (Manager, Standards & Training, National Library of Australia)
Chris Todd (Cataloguing team leader, National Library of New Zealand)

Seminar inquiries

For inquiries regarding the seminar program:

Catherine Argus
National Library of Australia
Email: cargus@nla.gov.au

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