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A place for general discussions and introductions. Post your suggestions and ideas here.

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Last post by FionaWatkins
in Re: Welcome to the Merci...
on October 28, 2019, 12:32:45 pm

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A place to ask questions about the more out of the ordinary items we catalogue and best practice

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Child Boards: Realia, Music, Audio/visual material, Other, Serials/integrating resources


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The Mercian Metadata Group (a special interest group of the Mercian Collaboration) will run an eforum on 30th October 2019 to discuss the topic of Legacy metadata and collections.

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Last post by searlesr
in Re: Finish
on October 30, 2019, 03:31:20 pm

Child Boards: 1. What legacy metadata do we have?, 2: Legacy metadata and its impact on our collection, 3. The benefits of metadata improvement or enhancement, 4. How do we create or improve our legacy collection metadata?, 5. How do we get our managers interested in metadata work?, 6. The impact of metadata on collection development and management, 7. Collaboration and a common set of principles, 8. Conclusion, Classification
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Last post by RichB
in Re: Introduction
on August 19, 2020, 02:38:39 pm

Child Boards: Topic 1: NAG report, Topic 2: use of shelf-ready records, Topic 3: record and metadata quality, Topic 4: quality control, Topic 5: summing up (local workflows (systems, EDI) & practices)
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Decolonising the catalogue

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Discussion around the use and misuse of library classification schemes in our catalogues

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Discussion around the use and misuse of LCSH within our catalogues

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