Cataloging for the Future: FRBR, BIBFRAME & Linked Data

Aug 14, 2018 01:00pm -
Aug 14, 2018 03:00pm

Event Description

Get on board the metadata train to the future! In this session, we'll set the foundation by exploring the relationship between FRBR and RDA, discuss practical applications of emerging technologies of interest to cataloging, and delve into updates on BIBFRAME, linked data and semantic web projects. A glossary will be shared, along with other resources.

Audience: Any library staff interested in these topics

Presented by: Robin Fay
Robin Fay is the Head of Database Maintenance, University of Georgia Libraries in 2001. Prior to her appointment in 2001 she was the Technical Services Librarian at Oxford/Emory University. Throughout much of her career, she has freelanced web design and metadata work. As an early adopter of technology, she has been involved in many software and web development projects in the incubation stage.

Her research interests are library and community sourced metadata (RDA, DC, RDF/XML and other semantic web schemas) for materials including digital objects, linked data and the intersection of the semantic and social webs. Robin is a prolific content creator (georgiawebgurl on most social media websites); her book Semantic Web Technologies and Social Search for Librarians was published in 2012 (Neal Schuman/ALA TechSource). Robin is a sought after instructor and presenter with 12 years experience in teaching and training. She holds a MLIS (University of South Carolina) and a B.A. in English (University of Georgia).

Event Type:Training
Early registration ends on Jan 28, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Jan 29, 2018 and ends on Aug 12, 2018.
Late registration starts on Aug 13, 2018.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)