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Searching and Editing in OCLC Connexion

When:  
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 (1:30 PM - 4:30 PM) Export to vCalendar
Where:   Olney Public Library (In Person, Max: 10)
Cost:   Free
Presenter:   Shelley Stone

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This class provides an introduction to Connexion, OCLC’s cataloging product. This class focuses on searching the WorldCat database through the Connexion client and editing bibliographic records in Connexion.

Topics covered include:
-Settings and customization
-Numeric and keyword searches using the Command Line
-Guided searches
-Results list displays
-Navigation in a results list
-Viewing a full record
-Editing bibliographic records

This class is designed for catalogers of any experience level. This is a basic-level interactive class, combining lecture and hands-on training.



Learning Objectives
After attending this class, participants will be able to enter authorization information and customize settings in Connexion. Participants will be able to perform command line and guided searches and be familiar with types of results set displays. Participants will also be able to edit, replace, and save bibliographic records in OCLC Connexion.

Prerequisites
Participants should be able to read and interpret a MARC record.

Type:   Workshop
CPDU Credits:   3
CEUs:   3

Register by: 9/15/2014


Categories: Cataloging


This event is sponsored by Illinois Heartland Library System.

Event listed by: SHARE

Last day to cancel registrations is: 9/15/2014


Questions? Please contact Shelley Stone.

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