Category Archives: Cataloguing service

Libraries Australia Cataloguing service news including announcements about the Cataloguing Client, RIS, RES and Products.

Brief outage tonight

The National Library of Australia will have an Internet Outage at 5:30pm AEST tonight (Friday 02/09/11). This outage is part of necessary maintenance to the Library’s network. The outage is expected to be less than half an hour. During this more...

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Update of Manuals now complete

To go with the launch of the new website we have been systematically reviewing the content in all of our Cataloguing Client, Document Delivery and Search manuals. This is now complete with all manuals up to date and available in more...

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Upcoming training in rural NSW

Training courses will be held in Lismore for the Cataloguing Client and Document Delivery Basics at the end of August. If you're in northern NSW or southern Queensland and have been thinking about undertaking Libraries Australia training, now is your chance. more...

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Emily Rodda works enrich the ANBD

Libraries Australia has been enriched by the addition of a large collection of works by Emily Rodda translated into 30 languages and held at the Lu Rees Archive of Australian Children's Literature at the University of Canberra.

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Adding the language of cataloguing to the Guidelines for importing records from an external database

The language of cataloguing for Libraries Australia is English. If your record is in a language other then English you may need to amend the record before you import it into Libraries Australia. The language of the cataloguing is coded more...

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Queries about RDA records on the ANBD

We have received some queries about RDA records on the ANBD. Libraries Australia plans to support the creation and exchange of RDA data from the agreed Australian implementation date sometime in the first half of 2012. More information about the more...

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Revised Cataloguing Client Manual available

We are pleased to announce that we have just revised the Cataloguing Client Manual. You can access the revised manual from our manuals, guidelines & user guides page. Revisions include new screenshots to bring the manual in line with the more...

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RIS for authority records

We have started loading authority records through RIS and you might have seen some of them. Revised and new records have been loaded and they can be identified by the addition of an extra 035 field, for example: 035 __ more...

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New ANBD scope statement

The implementation of the Trove discovery service provided an opportunity to review the scope of the Australian National Bibliographic Database (ANBD) to make sure that it is fully aligned with Libraries Australia's primary purpose of supporting the collection management workflows more...

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Catalogue service available

Our cataloguing system was successfully migrated to a new server over the weekend, and is once again available for your use via the Cataloguing Client and the Web Cataloguing form. Thank you for your patience during the migration.

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