RDA at ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits
RDA Toolkit Redesign Workshop
Friday, January 25th - 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Location: WSCC - TCC - Tahoma 2
This day-long event will provide a workshop-style examination of the revised RDA and redesigned RDA Toolkit. As the beta site continues to change, this event will bring together these enhancements through presentations and hands-on activities. RDA experts will walk attendees through using the beta Toolkit for different scenarios such as describing a manifestation, creating an access point for a work, creating a description of an aggregate, etc. The morning presentation topics will tie in to the afternoon hands-on activities. Bring your laptop! Lunch will be provided. Register online today!
Saturday, January 26th - 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: WSCC - TCC - Yakima 1
The RDA Update Forum will report on the schedule for the completion of the 3R Project and recent activities of the RDA Steering Committee and the North American RDA Committee. Dominique Bourassa, Thomas Brenndorfer, Kathy Glennan, and James Hennelly will make presentations. Time will be reserved for a Q&A session as well.
Monday, January 28th - 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: WSCC - Room 3B
Gordon Dunsire will discuss the impact of the 3R project on the RDA infrastructure, including the changes to the RDA vocabularies and the registry and the use of GitHub. Time will be reserved for a Q&A session.