Disaster Planning | March 10, 2021
Upon completion of this course, you will:
- Explain the purposes of archival description.
- Understand the structure and components of common archival encoding standards.
- Understand the interaction between archival content and encoding standards.
- Apply principles of metadata reuse to local descriptive practice.
Who Should Attend:
archivist practitioners, archivist managers, librarians
What You Should Already Know:
No prior experience is necessary.
A&D Core Competency:
3. Descriptive Standards: Apply rules and practices that codify the content of information used to represent archival materials in discovery tools according to published structural guidelines.
4. Management: Demonstrate ability to manage physical and intellectual control over archival materials.
5. Discovery: Create tools to facilitate access and disseminate descriptive records of archival materials.
Instructor: Cory Nimer
You will have access to this product for 60 days from the date of purchase.
Once the webcast is purchased, go to SAA's Learning Management System and click the Resources tab to access a PDF of the presentation slides and the webcast exam (if applicable).
If you intend to pursue the A&D Certificate, you will need to pass the examination for this course.