June 2010

It's Here! The RDA Toolkit Launches Wednesday, June 23

The Co-Publishers of the RDA Toolkit (American Library Association, Canadian Library Association, and CILIP—through its publishing imprint, Facet Publishing) are delighted to announce that the RDA Toolkit is going live Wednesday, June 23.

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RDA Toolkit Goes Live June 23!

CHICAGO—The Co-Publishers (American Library Association, Canadian Library Association, and CILIP—through its publishing imprint, Facet Publishing) are delighted to announce that the RDA Toolkit is going live on Wednesday, June 23. The Toolkit includes RDA: Resource Description and Access, the long-awaited new unified standard designed for the digital world and an expanding universe of users needing to share metadata.

RDA Toolkit Pricing and Subscribing, Wherever You Are

The Co-Publishers of the RDA Toolkit (American Library Association, Canadian Library Association, and CILIP—through its publishing imprint Facet Publishing) are pleased to share an overview of how you will purchase the online RDA Toolkit from anywhere in the world, as well as non-U.S. pricing for the Toolkit. (U.S. pricing has been previously announced.)

Making the Most of the RDA Toolkit Open-Access Period

Join us for this free learning opportunity!

Join ALA Digital Reference Publisher Troy Linker as he gives an overview of RDA: Resource Description and Access and describes how it is integrated into the RDA Toolkit. He will review highlights of the RDA Toolkit and point out how you can make the most of the open-access period through August 31, 2010. Pricing, subscription options, and future plans for the continual improvement of the RDA Toolkit will also be discussed.

Learn how to:

  • create your own profile (and why it benefits you)