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 Classification2021-08 (Aug), 2022-03 (Mar)$175.00
Real World Objects: Linked Data in Library Metadata & Cataloging2021-10 (Oct), 2022-05 (May)$175.00
Controlled Vocabularies and Taxonomies2022-02 (Feb)$175.00
Identity Management2022-01 (Jan)$175.00
Serials Cataloging2021-10 (Oct), 2022-05 (May)$175.00
Introduction to Metadata2021-08 (Aug), 2022-03 (Mar)$175.00
Beyond the Basics: Cataloging DVDs, Blu-ray discs, and Streaming Videos2021-08 (Aug), 2022-01 (Jan)$175.00
Excel for Librarians2021-12 (Dec)$175.00
LRM: A New Foundation for RDA & the RDA Toolkit2021-09 (Sep), 2022-04 (Apr)$175.00
Understanding the BIBFRAME Model and Vocabulary2022-01 (Jan)$175.00
Introduction to Technical Services in Special Collections2022-04 (Apr)$175.00
Describing Photographs for the Online CatalogueN/A$175.00
Authority Control2021-11 (Nov)$175.00
Using MarcEdit2021-12 (Dec)$175.00
Metadata and Description for Digital Special Collections2021-09 (Sep)$175.00
Dewey Decimal Classification2022-02 (Feb)$175.00
Using OpenRefine for Library Metadata2022-01 (Jan)$175.00
Subject Analysis and Subject Representation2021-09 (Sep), 2022-04 (Apr)$175.00
Introduction to Cataloging2021-10 (Oct), 2022-02 (Feb)$175.00