Why FRBR matters Based on relational database models Emphasizes relationships between data elements Exploits possibilities for search and retrieval in relational databases Better serves user’s needs to find and retrieve items
What is FRBR? An entity-relationship model that describes the world in terms of entities and the relationships between them
FRBR Entities Group 1 (creations) Group 2 (creators) Group 3 (subjects) Work Expression Manifestation Item Persons Corporate Bodies Group 1 or 2 Entities Concept Object Event Place
Relationships Relationships are the associations between FRBR entities
Attributes Attributes are characteristics of entities; in RDA these are called “elements” elements = attributes Attributes of a manifestation Title of the manifestation Edition Place of publication Publisher Date of publication, etc.
Manifestation Work Expression Item is realized through is embodied in is exemplified by  IFLA Study Group on the Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records, Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records: Final Report, 1997, (20 March 2005) p.13.http://www.ifla.org/VII/s13/frbr/frbr.pdf FRBR Model “WEMI” Intellectual/Artistic Content Physical-Recording of content
RDA and FRBR Joint Steering Committee on AACR2 released a new version: R(esource) D(escription) and A(ccess) Based on FRBR Organized by FRBR elements (work, expression, manifestation, item) and not form of resource (book, ebook, map, sound recording, etc.) ISBD punctuation is allowed but not mandatory Timeline: ◦ RDA released in beta form in June 2010 or thereabouts ◦ Test libraries, including LOC, NLM, NAL and other volunteers trained on RDA from June-September 2010 ◦ October 1 test libraries began using RDA to produce records in OCLC ◦ December 31 test ended ◦ January 1, 2011-March 31 the RDA test coordinating committee evaluated results of the test and published its findings
ALA Annual Meeting 2011 announcement that RDA would be “reworded” for clarity RDA would be implemented in 2013 2 March 2012, LC announces it will implement RDA beginning 31 March, 2013. The National Library of Medicine, National Agriculture Library, Library and Archives Canada, British Library, and the National Library of Australia agree to implement as well. The Deutsche Nationalbibliothek will adopt slightly later. 31 March 2013, RDA is adopted as planned
RDA Content schema ◦ Doesn’t tell you HOW to display bibliographic data, but tells you what should be in there Not an encoding standard ◦ Schema neutral MARC Dublin Core XML Based on FRBR (Fundamental Requirements for Bibliographic Records)
Structure of RDA Organized by user tasks and goals, rather than kind of material Follows WEMI Has “core” elements, which are attributes (“elements” in RDA) required for an acceptable national-level cataloging record ◦ Defined at the element level Always CORE ELEMENT “Core if” – contingency described Core elements listed as a group in RDA 0.6 and separately in each chapter
Alternatives, options, and exceptions are set off by a green bar These are not required
Library of Congress Policy Statements (LCPS) ◦ Facilitate uniform interpretation and application of the rules ◦ LC catalogers are required to follow these ◦ Cataloging agencies are not required to follow the LCPSs, but many/most probably will
RDA examples Illustrate the specific instruction under which they appear Don’t give/show punctuation Illustrate elements as they would be recorded by an English-speaking cataloger Appear in yellow shading (shading is really hard to see!)
Major Changes in RDA No abbreviations ◦ spell out pages, illustrations, leaves, volume, etc. ◦ continue to use “cm” and “in.” ◦ some abbreviations still used for states and territories, see Appendix Each element gets its own brackets 264 _1 [New York] : $b [Doubleday], $c  Do not use Latin phrases ◦ ca. approximately ◦ S.l. place of … not known ◦ s.n. name of … not known ◦ fl. active ◦ et al. [and … others]
ISBD punctuation and capitalization is optional NO GMD ◦ Replaced by a series of 3xx fields content (RDA 220.127.116.11) media (RDA 18.104.22.168) carrier (RDA 22.214.171.124) ◦ Macro in OCLC for inserting 245 $h [videorecording] 336two-dimensional moving image $b tdi $2 rdacontent 337video $b v $2 rdamedia 338videodisc $b vd $2 rdacarrier
DESCRIPTION “Take what you see and accept what you get.”
245/246 Title proper is core in RDA May use ISBD punctuation and capitalization rules but not required Transcribe punctuation that conflicts with ISBD punctuation as is If elected… AACR2: If elected- RDA: If elected… First word of title proper should be capitalized; other capitalization may follow Appendix A (sentence case as in AACR2) but it is not required For unusual capitalization, transcribe from source as is 245 10 eBay for dummies 245 10 www.google.com
Errors in title are transcribed as is; do not use [sic] or i.e. Put corrected title in a 246 On t.p.: Peter Pual Rubens 245 10 Peter Pual Rubens 246 1 $i Corrected title: $a Peter Paul Reubens If item lacks a collective title, list separately as in AACR2 OR the cataloger may devise a collective title; do not use [ ], add a 500 note Title devised by cataloger. 245 10 The Archbishop’s ceiling ; $b The American clock Or the option: 245 10 Two plays 500Title devised by cataloger. Alternative titles are still title proper in RDA 245 10 Moby Dick, or, The whale. Parallel and other title information is not core for RDA, but is for LC/PCC
For titles in compilations, use a 700 and 740 field for additional titles 245 10 Pride and prejudice ; $b Emma / Jane Austen 700 1 Austen, Jane, $d 1775-1817. $t Pride and prejudice. 700 1 Austen, Jane, $d 1775-1817. $t Emma. 740 02 Emma.
Statement of responsibility: only first statement is core in RDA Transcribed exactly from preferred source except for capitalization & punctuation, which may follow ISBD and Appendix A or not 245 00 Paediatric neurology / $c edited by Rob Forsyth, consultant and senior lecturer in child neurology, Great North Children's Hospital, Newcastle, UK, Richard Newton, consultant paediatric neurologist, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, UK. Include all honorifics, degrees, places of work, etc. (optionally these may be removed) 245 10 Pharmaceutical and medical device compliance manual / $c by Kathleen M. Boozang, J.D., LL.M., editor ; Simone Handler- Hutchinson, J.D., editor ; Bret A. Campbell [and twenty-three others]. OR 245 10 Pharmaceutical and medical device compliance manual / $c by Kathleen M. Boozang, editor ; Simone Handler-Hutchinson, editor ; Bret A. Campbell [and twenty-three others].
No rule of three—more than three authors, first author is in 100, all else in 700 100 1 Goldman-Fraser, Jenifer, $e author. 245 10 Child exposure to trauma : $b comparative effectiveness of interventions addressing maltreatment / $c prepared for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality ; prepared by RTI International-University of North Carolina Evidence- based Practice Center ; investigators: Jenifer Goldman Fraser, Stacey W Lloyd, Robert A Murphy, Mary M Crowson, Cecilia Casanueva, Adam Zolotor, Manny Coker-Schwimmer, Kati Letourneau, Adrienne Gilbert, Tammeka Swinson Evans, Karen Crotty, and Meera Viswanathan. 700 1 Lloyd, Stacey W., $e author. 700 1 Murphy, Robert A. $q (Robert Andrew), $d 1963- $e author. 700 1 Crowson, Mary M., $e author. 700 1 Casanueva, Cecilia, $e author. 700 1 Zolotor, Adam, $e author. 700 1 Coker-Schwimmer, Manny, $e author. 700 1 Letourneau, Kati, $e author. 700 1 Gilbert, Adrienne, $e author. 700 1 Evans, Tammeka Swinson, $e author. 700 1 Crotty, Karen, $e author. 700 1 Viswanathan, Meera, $e author.
Edition Optionally, list first author and use [and … others] 100 1 Goldman-Fraser, Jenifer, $e author. 245 10 Child exposure to trauma : $b comparative effectiveness of interventions addressing maltreatment / $c prepared for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality ; prepared by RTI International-University of North Carolina Evidence- based Practice Center ; investigators: Jenifer Goldman Fraser [and eleven others]. Core in RDA Edition statement written as found on preferred source—do not abbreviate, etc. unless it is on the source On source: First edition 250 First edition. On source: 2 nd edition 250 2 nd edition.
264 Production, publication, distribution, manufacturing, and copyright area Use in place of the 260 ◦ 264 _0 Production (RDA core for unpublished resources) ◦ 264 _1 Publication (RDA core for published resources) ◦ 264 _2 Distribution (RDA core for published resources if there is no publication statement) ◦ 264 _3 Manufacture (RDA core for published resources if there is no publication or distribution statement) ◦ 264 _4 Copyright date (RDA core if date of publication or production is not available)
Place (first place is RDA core only) ◦ Record place of p/p/d/m as found on resource, following rules for capitalization and punctuation or the alternative 264 _1 Den Haag : 264 _1 Westport, Connecticut 264 _1 Burlington, VT, USA 264 _1 Aldershot, Hampshire, England ◦ Include both local place name and larger jurisdiction if present on piece; larger jurisdiction may be added if necessary to identify local place name, use [ ] 264 _1 Tolworth, England 264 _1 Dublin [Ohio] ◦ Use abbreviations in Appendix B.11 as required if supplying jurisdictions 264 _1 Paris [Tex.]
◦ If place name is fictitious or needs clarification add a note 264 _1 Belfast : [on t.p.] 500 Actually published in Dublin. ◦ If more than one place, add each in order given by layout, typography, etc.; do not favor US locations 264 _1 London ; $a New York ; $a Toronto On piece: New York BOSTON Los Angeles 264 _1 Boston ; $a New York ; $a Los Angeles ◦ If place is not identified, add it if known using [ ] and ? to indicate uncertainty 264 _1 [London?] : ◦ If place is not identified and cannot be determined, use [Place of p/p/d/m not identified]; BUT LCPCC directs to supply probable place 264 _1 [Place of publication not identified] RDA 264 _1 [United States?] LCPCC
Record name of producer/publisher/distributor/ manufacturer as found on resource, following rules for capitalization and punctuation or the alternative 264 _1 New York : $b Penguin Books, 264 _1 London : $b Oxford University Press, 264 _1 Leeds : $b University of Leeds, Dept. of Spanish [Dept. abbreviated on resource] Omit levels of corporate hierarchy not needed to identify publisher (BUT LCPCC says include) 264 _1 New York : $b Penguin Books, [RDA] 264 _1 New York : $b Penguin Books, a division of Random House, USA, [LCPCC] Include statements of function as they appear 264 _1 Boston, MA : $b Published by Wiley-Blackwell on behalf of the New York Academy of Sciences
Record more than one p/p/d/m in order indicated by sequence, layout, typography On piece: ANCHOR BOOKS a division of Doubleday 264 _1 New York : $b Anchor Books, a division of Doubleday If no p/p/d/m is identified, use [Producer/Publisher/Distributor/Manufacturer not identified] 264 _1 New York : $b [publisher not identified]
Record date of production/publication/distribution/ manufacture in the form appearing on the resource 264 _1 New York : $b Penguin Books, $c 1999. 264 _1 Washington, D.C. : $b AHRQ, $c May 2000. Transcribe dates according to cataloging agency practice; LCPCC uses alternative, transcribe as found, another option is to add dates in Arabic numerals in [ ] 264 _1 London : $b J. Alder, $c MDCCXXXIII. [LCPCC] 264 _1 London : $b J. Alder, $c MDCCXXXIII  LCPCC: give date in [ ] after dates not in Gregorian or Julian calendars 264 _1 New York : $b Chabad, $c 5774 [2013-2014] Transcribe chronograms as given [LCPCC: optionally add date in [ ]: alternative, give only date in [ ] 264 _1 Roma : $b DeVaci, $c Ipso anno tertIo saeCVLarI typographIae DIVIno aVXILIo a gerManIs InVentae 
For multipart monographs: if first issue, part or iteration, give date with open hyphen; ceased or complete, give range of dates; last issue only available, give closing date; may estimate dates using [ ] 264 _1 New York : $b Springer, $c 2013- 264 _1 New York : $b Springer, $c 2009-2013. 264 _1 New York : $b Springer, $c -2013. If date is not identified, supply or approximate date in [ ] 264 _1 London : $b J. Smith & Sons, $c [1790?] If date cannot be determined, use [date of p/p/d/m not identified] BUT LCPCC says try to give date; follow LC- PCC PS for 126.96.36.199 264 _1 [Springfield, Mo.?] : $b Farmer’s Cooperative, $c [date of publication not identified] RDA 264 _1 [Springfield, Mo.?] : $b Farmer’s Cooperative, $c [1952?] Do not use ca. or approximately
300 Extent is RDA core; content and dimensions are LCPCC core For extent: record number of units and term listed under RDA 188.8.131.52 300 1 videocassette 300 93 pages If exact number of units is not easily known, use approximately; optionally, omit number 300 approximately 600 slides 300 slides If an appropriate term is not listed, use a term in common usage; LCPCC notify PCC Standards Chair of need for new term 300 1 USB flash drive
Add subunits is applicable in parens following term designating the unit 300 1 folded sheet (16 panels) 300 1 score (38 leaves) If resource is unfinished or incomplete, give type of unit without number 300 volumes 300 slides For text: if volume is unpaged, record exact number if easily counted; or use approximately; or record 1 volume (unpaged) 300 98 unnumbered pages 300 approximately 100 pages 300 1 volume (unpaged) [LCPCC] Correct misleading numbering 300 329, that is, 392 pages
Irregular paging: record number of pages, leaves, or columns in known followed by in various pagings; record main sequences of pagination and add variously numbered or unnumbered pages; record 1 volume (various pagings) 300 1000 pages in various pagings 300 256 leaves in various foliations 300 253 pages, 534 pages, 89 unnumbered pages 300 1 volume (various pagings) [LCPCC] Record plates at the end of the pagination sequence if separate from pagination; if both leaves and pages of plates, use whichever is predominant 300 246 pages, 12 leaves of plates 300 x, 345 pages, 1 leaf of plates 300 322 pages, 19 unnumbered pages of plates [3 leaves and 16 pages of plates]
If the resource contains more than one volume, record number of volumes and term volumes; if incomplete use term without number 300 5 volumes : 300 volumes : [multipart monograph not closed] If continuously paged, give pages in parens; give separately paged preliminary matter except for first volume; option to omit pagination (LCPCC does not endorse option) 300 2 volumes (xxxi, 967 pages) : 300 3 volumes (xix, 800 pages) : [paged xx, 201; xx-202-513, xxi 514-800] [LCPCC] If individually paged, record volumes and omit pagination; option to give pagination [LCPCC uses option] 300 3 volumes : 300 3 volumes (xx, 329; xx, 412; xx, 388 pages) : [LCPCC ] Updating looseleafs: give number of volumes with looseleaf in parens; LCPCC adds transfer volume if necessary 300 2 volumes (looseleaf) : 300 2 volumes (looseleaf), 1 volume (transfer) : [LCPCC]
Content: LCPCC core for children’s materials Record illustrations as illustrations; optionally record number of illustrations if easily determined 300 xx, 246 pages : $b illustrations ; 300 xx, 246 pages : $b 48 illustrations ; 300 1 online resource (48 pages) : $b color illustrations Denote color illustrations where necessary 300 xx, 246 pages : $b color illustrations ; 300 xx, 246 pages : $b illustrations (some color) ; 300 xx, 246 pages : $b illustrations (chiefly color) ; Alternatively record type of illustrative content in place of or in addition to illustrations using terms listed in 184.108.40.206 [LCPCC does not use this option] 300 xx, 246 pages : $b illustrations, maps, forms ; 300 xx, 246 pages : $b charts, maps ;
Dimensions: LCPCC core except for serials and online electronic resources Record dimensions of resources to next whole cm up, use metric symbol cm; LCPCC exception for discs use in. 300 xx, 246 pages : $b illustrations ; $c 24 cm. 300 1 audio disc (43 min., 27 sec.) : $b digital, CD audio, stereo ; $c 4 3/4 in. Record dimensions of a sheet height X width excluding frame or mount; if sheet is meant to be read folded record height of sheet when folded; for other folded sheets record height X width when extended then height X width when folded 300 1 poster : $b color ; $c 150 x 50 cm folded to 38 x 12 cm. 300 1 folded sheet (8 panels) : $b color illustrations ; $c 23 cm. 300 1 folded sheet : $b illustration ; $c 40 x 30 cm folded to 24 x 15 cm. If width of volume is less than half height or greater than the height, give height X width 300 34 pages : $b color illustrations ; $c 30 x 40 cm.
Multiple carrier types : if a resource consists of more than one carrier type, treat one component as the main part and the other(s) as accompanying material Book + 1 DVD Book = main resource DVD = accompanying material If a detailed description of each carrier is desired, record the extent and other characteristics of the accompanying material in a second 300 field 300 xi, 296 pages : $b illustrations ; $c 24 cm. 300 1 videodisc (digital ; 4 ¾ in.) Optionally, add the accompanying material at the end of the 300 in $e 300 xi, 296 pages : $b illustrations ; $c 24 cm + 1 videodisc (digital ; 4 ¾ in.) If a detailed description of the carrier is not required, record extent only 300 xi, 296 pages : $b illustrations ; $c 24 cm. 300 1 videodisc. OR 300 xi, 296 pages : $b illustrations ; $c 24 cm + 1 videodisc.
336, 337, 338 These fields take the place of the GMD 336: Content (RDA core) Record content type from table 6.1 336 text Optionally, record content type code from LC value listsLC value lists 336 two-dimensional moving image $b tdi 336 text $b txt Record source code: rdacontent for RDA 336two-dimensional moving image $b tdi $2 rdacontent 336 text $b txt $2 rdacontent Materials specified to which code applies 336 performed music $b prm $2 rdacontent 336 text $b txt $2 rdacontent $3 liner notes
337 Media type (LCPCC core) Record media type from table 3.1 337 computer Optionally, record media type code from RDA Media Type List at LCRDA Media Type List 337 computer $b c 337 unmediated $b n Record source code: rdamedia for RDA 337 computer $b c $2 rdamedia 337 unmediated $b n $2 rdamedia Materials specified to which code applies 337 unmediated $b n $2 rdamedia 337 video $b a $2 rdamedia $3 videodisc
338 Carrier type (LCPCC core) Record carrier type from table 3.1 338 videodisc Optionally, record carrier type code from RDA Carrier Type List at LCRDA Carrier Type List 338 videodisc $b vd 338 volume $b nc Record source code: rdacarrier for RDA 338 volume $b nc $2 rdacarrier 338 online resource $b cr $2 rdacarrier Materials specified to which code applies 338 volume $b nc $2 rdacarrier 338 videodisc $b vd $2 rdacarrier $3 DVD
4xx Series numbering: use numbering as found on piece On piece: volume 4 490 1Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences ; $v volume 4 On piece: no. 7 490 1AMS studies in modern literature ; $v no. 7 On piece: Bd. 33 490 1Archive der DLG ; $v Bd. 33 On piece: IV 490 1Classics in literature ; $v IV
Series ISSNs for series/subseries: if the ISSN of series is given on resource, include it in the series statement ◦ Optional omission: leave out main series ISSN if subseries ISSN is present ◦ LCPCC does NOT use option [i.e. put both] Series: Philosophy and medicine ISSN 0376-7418 Subseries: Classics of medical ethics ISSN 1389-2649 490 1Philosophy and medicine, $x 0376-7418 ; $v v. 84. $a Classics in medical ethics, $x 1389-2649 ; $v v. 7
New fields for Work and Expression 046 date Used to differentiate works with the same name as others works or persons May be in bib record OR in access point Most access points will be formulated with form and/or date, so the 046 will not be necessary
380: Form of Work 380Poem 380Play 380Comic Strip 380Motion Picture 381: Other Distinguishing Characteristics of Work or Expression ◦ Used to distinguish works/expressions from others with similar or the same title 381Philadelphia Museum of Art [owner] 381Geological Survey (South Africa) [issuer of title Bulletin; other works with this title] 381arranged These may be in the access point (preferred) or added as separate fields; both may be used
382 : Medium of performance 383 : Numeric designation of a musical work 384 : Key Most of these will be included in the preferred [uniform] title and will not be required, but may be added 240 10 Concertos, $m lute, violins (2), continuo, $n RV 93, $r D major; $o arranged 382lute $a violin $n 2 $a continuo [optional] 383$c RV 93 $2 mlati [optional] 384D major [optional]
1xx NO MORE RULE OF THREE! The first author listed in the statement of responsibility gets the 1xx, even if there are more than three Add a $e relationship designator to indicate what relationship the person/family/corporate body has to the work (see RDA Appendix I for a list of terms)
Compilations lacking a collective title are entered under first title in RDA, not first author or composer as in AACR2 245 03 La mer / $c Debussy. Piano concerto, op. 20 ; Prelude op. 9/1 ; Nocturne op. 9/2 ; Étude pathétique, op. 8/12 / Scriabin. 700 12 Debussy, Claude, $d 1862-1918. $t Mer. 700 12 Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, $d 1872-1915. $t Concerto, $m piano, orchestra, $n op. 20, $r F# minor. 700 12 Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, $d 1872-1915. $t Prélude et nocturne, $m piano, 1 hand, $n op. 9. 700 12 Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, $d 1872-1915. $t Etudes, $m piano, $n op. 8.
A title may also be devised by the cataloger; a 500 note and 505 contents should be added 245 00 Four romantic works. 500Title devised by cataloger. 505 0 La mer / Debussy -- Piano concerto, op. 20 / Scriabin -- Prelude op. 9/1 / Scriabin -- Nocturne op. 9/2 / Scriabin -- Etude pathetique, op. 8/12 / Scriabin. 700 12 Debussy, Claude, $d 1862-1918. $t Mer. 700 12 Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, $d 1872-1915. $t Concerto, $m piano, orchestra, $n op. 20, $r F# minor. 700 12 Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, $d 1872-1915. $t Prélude et nocturne, $m piano, 1 hand, $n op. 9. 700 12 Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, $d 1872-1915. $t Etudes, $m piano, $n op. 8.
Relationships In RDA, there is a lot of emphasis on relationships between creators, creations, and subjects, and each other RDA chapters 5-10 deal with relationships between FRBR elements Appendixes I-L list “relationship designators” that can be used to indicate the relationship between creators, creations, and subjects Relationship designators go in $e of access points
7xx fields: add $i for relationship information using designators from Appendix J 100 1Rhys, Jean. 245 10Wide Sargasso Sea / by Jean Rhys. 700 10$i Prequel to: $a Brontë, Charlotte, $d 1816-1855. $t Jane Eyre. For translations, add a 7xx for the translator using same guidelines as AACR2; add 7xx for the original work 100 1 Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, $d 1547-1616, $e author. 240 10Don Quixote. $l Norwegian 245 10Don Quijote / $c Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra ; oversatt fra spansk av Magnus Grønvold. 700 1 Grønvold, Magnus, $e translator. 700 1 $i Translation of: $a Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, $d 1547- 1616. $t Don Quixote.
Names Personal name headings: now fictitious and non-human names can be creators and contributors! 100 1Kermit, $c the Frog, $e author. 245 10Before you leap : $b a frog’s eye view of life’s greatest lessons / $c by Kermit the Frog. 245 00Dear Socks, dear Buddy : $b kids' letters to the first pets / $c [compiled, with a foreword, by] Hillary Rodham Clinton. 700 1Socks $c (Presidential pet), $d 1989-2009, $e addressee. 700 1Buddy $c (Presidential pet), $d 1997-2002, $e addressee. 700 1Clinton, Hillary Rodham, $e editor of compilation.
Terms or titles with surnames now allowed ◦ Other than Portuguese, record Jr, Sr., fils, père, III etc. after the forename 100 1King, Martin Luther, $c Jr., $d 1929-1968. Qualifiers for personal names to avoid conflicts if a date or fuller form of the name is not available ◦ Add a profession or occupation or field of activity ◦ If these all cannot be determined, use an undifferentiated name ◦ Terms like Sir, degrees (PhD, MD, etc.), titles (e.g. Rev.) are no longer allowed to break conflicts AACR2: Thomas, William, PhD RDA: Thomas, William (Biologist) 100 1 Thomas, William $c (Biologist) Dates ◦ Do not abbreviate months ◦ Use “active” instead of “fl.” (for “flourished”) ◦ B., d. should be “born” and “died” ◦ Ca. is replaced by approximately ◦ Century is not abbreviated
Examples: Smith, John, $d 1879-1956. Smith, John, $d 1956- Smith, John, $d 1956 November 17- Smith, John, $d 1787 or 1788-1825. Smith, John, $d approximately 1787-1825. Smith, John, $d 1787-approximately 1825. Smith, John $d approximately 1787-approximately 1825. Smith, John, $d born 1787. LCPCC prefers Smith, John, $d born 1787. Smith, John, $d died 1825. LCPCC prefers Smith, John, $d -1825.
Family names ◦ Family names can be used in RDA as creators as well as subjects; LC policy, however, restricts family names to access points, family names as subjects must come from the LCSH ◦ Families can be differentiated by (in this order) Type of family: Clan, Royal House, Dynasty, etc, Dates Places Prominent family member 100 3Peterson (Family) 100 3McCloud (Clan) 100 3Peterson (Family : $c Columbia, Mo.) 100 3Peterson (Family : $c Troy, N.Y.) 100 3Vanderbilt (Family : $g Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1794-1877) 100 3Vanderbilt (Family : $g Vanderbilt, Cornelius, 1898-1974) 100 3Jin (Dynasty : $d 265-419 : $c China) 100 3Jin (Dynasty : $d 1115-1234 : $c China)
Corporate/conference headings ◦ Add periodicity to conference headings AACR2: 110 2American Medical Association. $b Meeting. RDA: 110 2 American Medical Association. $b Annual Meeting. ◦ Omit dates from preferred name for festivals, fairs, expos, etc.; add to qualifier AACR2:111 2Expo ‘67 $c (Montréal, Québec) RDA: 111 2Expo (International Exhibitions Bureau) $d (1967 : $c Montréal, Québec) ◦ Add location in $c even if it is in the title AACR2111 2Art Jerusalem Fair $d (2009) RDA111 2Art Jerusalem Fair $d (2009 : $c Jerusalem)
If the conference, etc. was held in two or more places, record all of them separated by semicolons 110 2European Association for Architectural Education. $b Conference $d (2004 : $c Delft, Holland; Antwerp, Belgium) Conferences no longer have to have “Conference,” “Meeting,” Symposium etc. in the title to be “named”; add in parentheses an appropriate term if needed to convey the idea of a conference 111 22011, A Pest Odyssey (Conference) $d (2011 : $c London, England) If cataloging a conference as a monograph, establish a heading for each individual instance of that conference, with date, place, year if available; these are left out if cataloged as a serial Serial : 110 2 American Library Association. $b Annual Conference. Monograph: 110 2 American Library Association. $b Annual Conference $n (130 th : $d 2011 : $c New Orleans, La.)
Preferred (Uniform) Titles If a resource is expressed in more than one language, give a 700 added entry for the preferred title with the language added In RDA, only the predominant or first-named expression is required Do NOT use “Polyglot” 100 1Baudelaire, Charles, $d 1821-1867, $e author. 245 14Les fleurs du mal = $b Flowers of evil / $c by Charles Baudelaire ; translated by Wallace Fowlie. 700 12Baudelaire, Charles, $d 1821-1867. $t Fleurs du mal. $l French 700 12Baudelaire, Charles, $d 1821-1867. $t Fleurs du mal. $l English
If using the collective title “Selections,” insert “Works” or another collective term (Correspondence; Essays; Novels; Plays; Poems; Prose works; Short stories; Speeches; or an applicable term) in the $a Only the first title in the collection is RDA core 100 1King, Stephen, $d 1947- 240 10Short stories. $k Selections 245 10Night shift / $c by Stephen King. 505 0Jerusalem's lot -- Graveyard shift -- Night surf -- I am the doorway -- The mangler -- The boogeyman -- Gray matter -- Battleground -- Trucks -- Sometimes they come back -- Strawberry spring -- The ledge -- The lawnmower man -- Quitters, Inc. -- I know what you need -- Children of the corn -- The last rung on the ladder -- The man who loves flowers -- One for the road -- The woman in the room. 700 12King, Stephen, $d 1947- $t Jerusalem’s lot.
Sacred Scriptures Preferred spelling: Qur’an The authorized access point of a sacred scripture is the preferred title, unless the work is attributed to a single person 130 1 Bible. 130 1 Talmud. 130 1 Qur’an. BUT 100 1 Bahá’u’lláh, $d 1817-1892. 240 10 Kit ā b al-Aqdas. $l English 245 10 The Kitab-I-Aqdas / ǂ c by Bahaullah.
Books of the Bible recorded as a subdivision of Bible, not N.T. or O.T. New Testament and Old Testament are no longer abbreviated 130 0 Bible. $p Old Testament. 130 0 Bible. $p New Testament. 130 0 Bible. $p John. 130 0 Bible. $p Job. 130 0 Bible. $p Apocrypha. 130 0 Bible. $p Gospels.
Authority Records Authority records in RDA are much expanded and contain more fields and information RDA authority records are coded “z” in the Rules in the 008 and have a $e rda in the 040
There are new fields ◦ 046 dates: date of b/d of person, incorporation of a business, or of creation of work ◦ 336 Content type: for title authorities ◦ 370 Associated place ◦ 371 Address ◦ 372 Field of activity of a person ◦ 373 Affiliation ◦ 374 Profession ◦ 375 Gender ◦ 376 Family information ◦ 377 Language ◦ 380 Form of work ◦ 381 Other distinguishing characteristics of a work ◦ 382 Medium of performance ◦ 383 Numeric designation of a musical work ◦ 384 Key
Coding for RDA relationships 4xx and 5xx Shows relationships between access points $i relationship designation ◦ Can use terms in RDA appendixes J-K $w control subfield ◦ $i relationship reference phrase ◦ $r relationship designation in $i or $4 (suppress subfield in record) BUT for corporate bodies as of this time, continue to use $w a and $w b for earlier/later headings (LC practice)
More info on RDA Library of Congress RDA training tools: http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/RDA%20training%20materials/LC%20R DA%20Training/LC%20RDA%20course%20table.html Adam Schiff’s RDA presentations: http://faculty.washington.edu/aschiff/ MARC bibliographic: http://www.loc.gov/marc/bibliographic/ecbdhome.html MARC authority: http://www.loc.gov/marc/authority/ecadhome.html RDA in NACO training manuals: http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/courses/rda_naco/course%20table.html Jay Weitz, Videorecordings cataloging workshop http://olacinc.org/drupal/conference/2012/VideoWorkshop2012.pdf ALA: Cataloging, Classification, and RDA http://www.ala.org/onlinelearning/collection/cataloging
SPECIAL THANKS To Adam Schiff, for the use of some of his examples and notes on RDA cataloging, and Paul Frank, for his workshop and notes on RDA and NACO authority work
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