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CILIP Cataloguing and Indexing Group Conference

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The University of Exeter

13-15 September 2010


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Monday 13 September 2010

12.00 - 13.00    Registration
13.00 - 14.00   Lunch for residential delegates
14.00 - 15.00 Session 1 Biddy Fisher, CILIP President:
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
15.00 - 15.30   Tea/Coffee
15.30 - 17.30 Session 2 Standards Forum: MARC 21 – RDA
RDA discussion session
MARC 21 Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
RDA in the UK Survey Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
19.00   Dinner - Holland Hall
Following the dinner, there will be a quiz held in the hall with a cash bar open until 11pm.

Tuesday 14 September 2010

09.00 - 10.00 Session 3 Gary Steele (Electronic Services & Systems Librarian, The British Museum):
The wisdom for the cataloguers: using collective intelligence to assign LCSH.

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10.00 - 10.30 Tea/Coffee
10.30 - 12.30 Session 4A Stuart Hunt (Data Services & Digital Production Manager, The University of Warwick Library):
Improving performance in cataloguing and technical services workflows
Session 4B Robin Armstrong-Viner (Cataloguing Manager, University of Aberdeen Library & Historic Collections): LEAN workflow.
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
12.30 - 14.00   Lunch
14.00 - 16.00 Session 5A Dunia García-Ontiveros (Head of Retrospective Cataloguing, The London Library):
The need for a retrospective cataloguing strategy
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
Session 5B Sally Curry (Library Collaboration Programme Manager, Research Information Network):
Cataloguing – a problem shared?
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
16.00 - 16 .30   Tea/Coffee
16.30 - 17.30 AGM Agenda and supporting documentation.
19.30   Conference Dinner

Wednesday 15 September 2010

09.00 - 10.00 Session 6 Alan Poulter (Lecturer, University of Strathclyde, Department of Computer and Information Sciences):
One ring to rule them all: CIDOC CRM.
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
10.00 - 10.30 Tea/Coffee
10.30 - 12.30 Session 7A Robin Armstrong-Viner (Cataloguing Manager, University of Aberdeen Library & Historic Collections):
Pure silver
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]

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Session 7B Dawn H Wood (Research Officer, Leeds Metropolitan University) & Janet Finlay:
Repository metadata
Presentation: [Powerpoint] [HTML]
12.30   Conference close
Further information
On Wednesday afternoon two visits have been arranged; one to the Meteorological Office Library and the other to Exeter Cathedral Library. Please contact Diane Tough (her email is by 7 September to book a place.