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.

Library of Congress Classification2023-01 (Jan)$200.00
Real World Objects: Linked Data in Library Metadata & Cataloging2022-10 (Oct), 2023-03 (Mar)$200.00
Controlled Vocabularies and Taxonomies2023-02 (Feb)$200.00
Identity Management2023-04 (Apr)$200.00
Serials Cataloging2022-11 (Nov)$200.00
Introduction to Metadata2022-12 (Dec)$200.00
Beyond the Basics: Cataloging DVDs, Blu-ray discs, and Streaming Videos2023-03 (Mar)$200.00
Excel for Librarians2023-01 (Jan)$200.00
LRM: A New Foundation for RDA & the RDA Toolkit2023-02 (Feb)$200.00
Understanding the BIBFRAME Model and Vocabulary2023-03 (Mar)$200.00
Introduction to Technical Services in Special Collections2023-01 (Jan)$200.00
Describing Photographs for the Online Catalogue2023-02 (Feb)$200.00
Authority Control2023-07 (Jul)$200.00
Using MarcEdit2022-12 (Dec), 2023-05 (May)$200.00
Metadata and Description for Digital Special Collections2023-04 (Apr), 2023-07 (Jul), 2023-10 (Oct)$200.00
Dewey Decimal Classification2022-11 (Nov)$200.00
Using OpenRefine for Library Metadata2023-02 (Feb)$200.00
Subject Analysis and Subject Representation2022-10 (Oct), 2023-01 (Jan)$200.00
Introduction to Cataloging2023-01 (Jan), 2023-06 (Jun)$200.00