BLA CUSTOMISED COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT

salam all,   jangan lupa mengikuti kursus ini. keterangan lanjut seperti berikut:    

BLA CUSTOMISED COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT    

Cataloguing and Indexing (TO1)

Introduction

The course will include the following aspects of cataloguing and indexing tasks

     1. Cataloguing  

  • Introduction
  • The products: OPACs etc
  • Practical exercises

·         The tools available: AACR2, MARC –      Catalogue as a whole: formats, guides

Upon completing the course one will be able to:

  • Identify the features of effective catalogues and indexes
  • Make catalogue records for different kinds of materials
  • Provide suitable access points for catalogue records
  • Build an authority file
  • Develop local practice notes
  • Input and retrieve from a computerised catalogue
  • Organise a collection appropriately for users’ needs

2.    Indexing

  • Introduction
  • Principles of indexing
  • Indexing processes
  • Controlled vocabularies for indexing
  • Comparison with other subject analysis methods
  • Indexing policies
  •  Practicalities of indexing

Upon completing this course you will be able to:

  • Understand the principles of indexing
  • Understand the indexing process
  • Understand the value of controlled languages for indexing
  • Understand the relation between indexing and other forms of subject analysis
  • Be able to index different forms of materials effectively
  • Be able to create an indexing policy

COURSE DETAILS:  

Conducted  By                         Hj Abd Talip Hj Tassim  Library Officer Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka Brunei

 Fees : B$150 per course per participant inclusive of course handouts. Payments can only be made by cash or cheques Certificate: At the end of the workshop participant will be awarded with a Certificate based on full attendance and satisfactory completion of course

Organiser: BLA

Venue: SEAMEO VOCTECH, Jln Pasar Baharu, Gadong Jalan Pasar Baharu, Gadong BE1318, Negara Brunei Darussalam

Date: 1 – 4 March 2010

Contact Details:  Fax.: 2222330 or Tel : 2461021 ext 1301

Email: pobox.bla@gmail.com or puspathani@gmail.com

Closing Date of Application: Monday, 22nd February 2010    

 IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • Please note that by attending this course will entitle each applicant to some PDS points (this requires BLA membership)
  • discounts will be given only to registered BLA members who have paid up their annual fees 2010.
  • Course will start promptly at : 8.15am – 12.00pm and 1.45pm – 4.30pm ; Lunchbreak : 12.00pm to 1.45pm.
  • Registration of attendance will be at 7.45am and 1.30pm.
  • BLA  must be notified and completed application forms with full payment must reach BLA by Monday, 22nd February 2010.
  • please bring your own copy of cataloguing tools.
  • Course application forms can be downloaded from the BLA website :  https://bruneilibraryassociation.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/catindex_hj-talip_jan2010.pdf