This month the Co-Publishers of RDA released RDA Essentials by Thomas Brenndorfer, librarian at Guelph (Ont.) Public Library. The book is concise to RDA cataloging, and, in order to better introduce users to the terrific resource, ALA Publishing is offering a free webinar led by Mr. Brenndorfer on Thursday, May 26 at 1:00 pm (CDT; UTC -5). The webinar will highlight the book's features and illustrate best practices for using it in your work. Mr. Brenndorfer will demonstrate how to use RDA Essentials when recording or transcribing typical data for each RDA element and cover other topics, including determining sources of information and constructing access points. Attendees will also receive a coupon for purchasing the book.
Register for the webinar here.
Lean more about RDA Essentials here.