ALA 2019 - Cataloging Update with Robin Fay

Aug 21, 2019 10:00am -
Aug 21, 2019 12:00pm
(GMT-5)

Event Description

In this session, Robin Fay will provide an update on cataloging trends and issues from the 2019 ALA Annual Conference

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
Category:Cataloging
Early registration ends on Feb 07, 2019.
Regular registration starts on Feb 08, 2019 and ends on Aug 18, 2019.
Late registration starts on Aug 19, 2019.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)