Cataloging and Technical Services

This certificate program is designed to help you develop a command of a set of skills in cataloging and technical services, with the opportunity to tailor the program to your needs by providing a range of courses to choose from.

The courses in the certificate grouping work as standalone courses as well, and need not be taken towards a certificate. For the certificate, the courses may be taken in any order; none have prerequisites. If you have previously taken any of the courses below and want them to count towards the certificate, let us know and we will maintain a record for you.

To earn the certificate, you must complete eight of the following courses.

NameInstructorSessionPrice
Electronic Resources Cataloging2023-04 (Apr), 2023-12 (Dec)$200.00
Library of Congress Classification2023-10 (Oct)$200.00
Real World Objects: Linked Data in Library Metadata & Cataloging2023-03 (Mar), 2023-09 (Sep)$200.00
Controlled Vocabularies and Taxonomies2023-02 (Feb), 2023-08 (Aug), 2023-10 (Oct)$200.00
Identity Management2023-04 (Apr), 2023-07 (Jul)$200.00
Serials Cataloging2023-05 (May)$200.00
Introduction to Metadata2023-06 (Jun)$200.00
Beyond the Basics: Cataloging DVDs, Blu-ray discs, and Streaming Videos2023-03 (Mar), 2023-11 (Nov)$200.00
Excel for Librarians2023-08 (Aug)$200.00
LRM: A New Foundation for RDA & the RDA Toolkit2023-02 (Feb), 2023-08 (Aug)$200.00
Understanding the BIBFRAME Model and Vocabulary2023-03 (Mar), 2023-09 (Sep)$200.00
Introduction to Technical Services in Special CollectionsN/A$200.00
Describing Photographs for the Online Catalogue2023-02 (Feb), 2023-11 (Nov)$200.00
Authority Control2023-08 (Aug), 2024-01 (Jan)$200.00
Using MarcEdit2023-05 (May), 2023-09 (Sep), 2024-02 (Feb)$200.00
Metadata and Description for Digital Special Collections2023-04 (Apr), 2023-07 (Jul), 2023-10 (Oct)$200.00
Dewey Decimal Classification2023-05 (May)$200.00
Using OpenRefine for Library Metadata2023-02 (Feb), 2023-09 (Sep)$200.00
Subject Analysis and Subject Representation2023-07 (Jul)$200.00
Introduction to Cataloging2023-06 (Jun), 2023-10 (Oct), 2024-03 (Mar)$200.00