Disaster Planning | March 10, 2021
Upon completion of this course, you will:
- Recognize complex name formation problems.
- Increase capacity with the decoding of RDA rules.
- Exposure to name conventions from other languages.
- Recognize patterns established by the rules that can be used as a strategy for name formations going forward.
Who Should Attend:
archivist practitioners, librarians, archivists faced with complex name formation challenges
What You Should Already Know:
You should be versed in DACS and the basics of personal and corporate body name formation according to RDA or its predecessor, AACR2.
A&D Core Competency:
2. Description: Analyze and describe details about the attributes of a record or collection of records to facilitate identification, management, and understanding of the work.
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.
5. Discovery: Create tools to facilitate access and disseminate descriptive records of archival materials.
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.