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March 17–20, 2013

Austin, Texas


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Time-saving tools for e-book metadata management

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:45 AM–11:30 AM Central Time (US & Canada)
Salon A/B
2013 Conference Track

eBooks

Keywords

cataloging e-resources using a knowledge base; streamline e-resource workflows

Learning Objectives

Streamline workflows while managing increased user demand for e-content, catalog e-books using the WorldCat knowledge base 

 

Abstract

Librarians face many challenges related to managing metadata for e-book collections.  Challenges such as managing and merging records from multiple sources, customizing URLs and managing ongoing updates and deletes are not supported by traditional cataloging workflows developed for record-by-record cataloging.  New tools now help librarians save time and increase access to e-book collections. 

Presenters

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Holly Tomren, Drexel University Libraries
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Sarah Haight Sanabria, Southern Methodist University
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David Whitehair, OCLC
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