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Publications and Presentations

SACO Participants' Manual, 2nd edition" - requires Adobe Acrobat Reader
SACO Participants' Manual - requires Adobe Acrobat Reader
Cooperative Programs in Authority Control - PowerPoint Presentation at 2001 Washington Library Association Conference
Description of Integrating Resources: Electronic Resources - PowerPoint Presentation at 2002 Annual American Library Association Conference
Integrating Resources: Databases and Web Sites - PowerPoint Presentation at Southern California Technical Processes Group, Nov. 2002
Genre Headings and Authorities in the University of Washington Libraries Catalog - PowerPoint Presentation at 2007 Annual American Library Association Conference

RDA Presentations

Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples - PowerPoint Presentation at 2010 BC Library Association Conference - revised in May 2011 (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples - PowerPoint Presentation at 2010 Association of Jewish Libraries Convention (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples - PowerPoint Presentation at 2010 PNLA/WLA Conference (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples - PowerPoint Presentation at 2010 WLMA/WALE Annual Conference (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 1: Description - Expanded version of the ALCTS webinar presented on February 2, 2011 (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 2: Access Points - ALCTS webinar presented on February 9, 2011 (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA - PowerPoint Presentation at 2011 Alaska Library Association Annual Conference (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA - PowerPoint Presentation at 2011 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 1: Description - OCLC webinar, July 13, 2011 (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA. Part 2: Access Points - OCLC webinar, July 14, 2011 (PDF file); PPT version here
RDA: Mapping the Fields. Part 1: Description - LACONI Technical Services Section, February 3, 2012; PPT version here
RDA: Mapping the Fields. Part 2: Access Points - LACONI Technical Services Section, February 3, 2012; PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples. Part 1: Description - Oregon Library Association 2012 Annual Conference (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples. Part 2: Access Points - Oregon Library Association 2012 Annual Conference (PDF file); PPT version here
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples. Part 1: Description - Updated and presented to University of Washington Libraries Staff, July 2012 (PDF file)
Changes from AACR2 to RDA: A Comparison of Examples. Part 2: Access Points - Updated and presented to University of Washington Libraries Staff, July 2012 (PDF file)
Conversion of the AACR2 Authority File to RDA - PowerPoint Presentation at 2012 Oregon Library Association Annual Conference

Constructing RDA Access Points - Presentation at 2012 OLAC Conference, Albuquerque, NM

Presentation (PPT file)
Presentation (PPTX file)
Handout - 2 slides per page (PDF)
Slides with instructor notes (PDF)
Exercises (PPTX file)
Exercises (PDF file)
Exercises Answers (PDF file)

RDA Cataloging Cooperative. How do I train my catalogers in RDA? - Presentation at 2013 AALL Conference, Seattle, WA
RDA Cataloging Cooperative. How do I create an authorized access point? - Presentation at 2013 AALL Conference, Seattle, WA

Cataloging Books in RDA: A Comparison with AACR2 - Presentation at Illinois Library Association Annual Conference, October 2013 (PDF file); PPT version here
RDA and Authority Records: Enhancing Discovery - Presentation at Oregon Library Association Conference, April 2014

Adam L. Schiff
Principal Cataloger
Cataloging and Metadata Services Division
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA 98195-2900
(206) 543-8409 phone
(206) 685-8782 fax
aschiff@uw.edu