Dawn Olmsted Swanson is currently the Head of Technical Services and Metadata, Lead Librarian at the Kettering University Library. She has worked in the library field for over 30 years. Dawn has taught workshops for MCLS and other Michigan library organizations focusing mainly on cataloging and disaster planning topics. Dawn became a NACO Independent Contributor for Personal Authors in 2008 and for Corporate Authors in 2009. She has served and chaired many committees at Kettering University. She earned her BA at University of Michigan, Flint and earned her MLIS at Wayne State University. In her spare time, she is actively involved in her church as well as Boy Scouts of America & Girl Scouts of the USA.
This class will begin teaching users how to assign call numbers using 2 cutters. You will learn how to construct complicated cutters for the LC Classification. You will learn how to use LC tables. You need to have previously taken the Assigning Library of Congress Call Numbers Basic class or have that knowledge prior to taking this class. Those taking the class will need access to the classification schedules via the print books or Classification Web. Class can be taken without access to these materials but all exercises in the class may not be able to be finished without them.
This class will be online using WebEx online workshop software. All registered attendees will receive an email with WebEx login information a few days prior to the class date.
Assigning LC call numbers: Basic workshop and a familiarity of Classification Web and OCLC Authorities. Those taking the class will need access to the classification schedules via the print books or Classification Web. Class can be taken without access to these materials but all exercises in the class may not be able to be finished without them.
$99 (MCLS members)
$199 (Non-MCLS members)
Group viewing rates*
$249 (MCLS members)
$349 (Non-MCLS members)
*To register groups, contact the Training department at email@example.com, do not register online.
It is highly recommended that all registrants register for this workshop at least SEVEN DAYS PRIOR to the workshop date. If you register after that, you must additionally send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org stating that you have registered past the deadline. You will receive a general email confirmation immediately upon successfully registering for this workshop. All registered attendees will receive an additional email with WebEx login information approximately one week prior to the 1st class date. If you do not receive an invitation to the meeting by noon of the day prior, please email email@example.com.
You must connect using a high-speed wired internet connection (not wireless).
Microphones are not required but your computer will need speakers and a sound card to hear the audio via VoiceOver IP.
WebEx supports the following:
Internet Explorer 8.x+, Firefox (latest version), Safari 5+, Chrome (latest version)