ARCHIVED: New Workshop Provides Fundamentals of Law Cataloging

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November 15, 2001

Do you need to build a foundation in the fundamentals of law cataloging? Then you'll want to register for the AALL Professional Development Program Workshop Basic Law Cataloging taking place March 1, 2 and 3, 2002, in Chicago. (This program was rescheduled from September 2001.)

During this 2-1/2-day workshop, participants will learn the basics of law cataloging. A combination of presentations, group exercises and breakout sessions will focus on descriptive cataloging, choice of main entry and access points, LC subject headings, LC classification for U.S. legal materials, serials/looseleaf cataloging, MARC tagging, cataloging of electronic materials, and authority work.

Register online at The registration deadline is Feb. 15, 2002. For more information about the workshop, please contact AALL Education Manager Mary Jawgiel.

Basic Law Cataloging addresses Specialized Competency 5: Collection Care and Management in the AALL Competencies of Law Librarianship. The complete AALL Statement of Competencies can be found at