Full-day workshop: Getting ready for Linked Data: MARC to BIBFRAME

CLA – Technical Services Network event

Getting ready for Linked Data: MARC to BIBFRAME”

Presented by Victoria Mueller, Zepheira

Tuesday June 2, 2015

Full-day workshop, 9:00am to 4:00pm

Venue: Carleton University Library, room 252.

Pay parking is available: http://carleton.ca/parking/visitors/



CLA members and students $100

Non CLA members $140

Workshop fee includes morning break, light lunch and afternoon break.

Due to the interactive nature of this workshop, attendance is capped at 30 people. 

Register for this event through the CLA website http://www.cla.ca/source/Meetings/cMeetingProcessSearch.cfm?section=Calendar


Workshop abstract:

This full-day, hands-on workshop will introduce Linked Data for a library audience using the examples of MARC to BIBFRAME

BYOL (Bring your own laptop)

BYOD (Bring your own data)

We encourage participants to bring up to 100 MARC records in MARC/XML format. If your ILS cannot export MARC/XML, then you could use the MARCedit product to convert the records http://marcedit.reeset.net/ Sample data will also be provided. 


Workshop tutor:

Victoria Mueller, Zepheira. Ms. Mueller is currently serving as chair of the ALA MARC Format Transitions Interest Group and was the Information Architect on the original MARC to BIBFRAME transition for the Library of Congress

  This workshop is organized by the CLA Technical Services Network. For more information, please contact Emma Cross, Cataloguing Librarian, Carleton University Library emma.cross@carleton.ca