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RDA: Resource Description & Access Training Materials on the Catalogers Learning Workshop

Freely available cataloging and metadata training materials.

PCC Policy Statement on RDA Training (August 25, 2011)

"On Friday, July 8, the Standing Committee on Training (SCT) forwarded bulleted recommendations to PCC Chair John Riemer. In response, the PCC Steering Committee and Policy Committee offer the following interleaved policy statements."

MARC 21 encoding to accommodate new RDA elements 046 and 3XX in NARs and SARs [Word: 153 KB]

Recommended interim PCC practice when giving 046 and 3XX data in NACO authority records.

MARC 21 encoding for RDA elements 046 and 3XX in NARs and SARs: At-a-Glance [Word : 7 p. : 30 MB]

A brief version of the above document.

Library of Congress Policy and Standards Division (PSD) Training Modules for RDA (February 3, 2012)

Links to training modules relating to RDA. These modules, along with additional materials, were prepared for training sessions conducted by Library of Congress staff.


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Comments on PCC-related aspects of the US RDA Test may be sent to: with the words "PCC/RDA aspects" in the subject line