RDA Toolkit Essentials                         Presented by               James Hennelly                 ALA Digital Refer...
Chat and Ask QuestionsUse the Webinar User Panel to:• Select or change your audio options• IM questions to RDA Toolkit staff
What is RDA?RDA: Resource Description and Access is …• a standard for bibliographic description, not a  display standard• ...
What is RDA?FRBR Entities• Group 1: Work, Expression,  Manifestation, and Item• Group 2: Person, Family, and Corporate  Name
What is RDA?Familiarize yourself with FRBR concepts andterminology.ResourcesJSC - www.rda-jsc.org/rda.htmlIFLA - http://ww...
What is RDA Toolkit?RDA Toolkit is an integrated, browser-based,online product that allows users to interactwith a collect...
What is RDA Toolkit?•   RDA•   RDA Element Set•   AACR2•   Library of Congress Policy Statements•   RDA Mappings•   User-C...
Free ContentAt www.rdatoolkit.org• Subscription and pricing information• Blog• Development Blog• Training Material (Calend...
Subscriptions• Solo-User• Institutional  – Concurrent users
Logging InLog in at http://access.rdatoolkit.org/Solo-User AccountInstitutional Account  -IP authentication  -Referring UR...
Authentication
ProfilesSolo-User accounts are automatically logged  into their profiles.Members of an Institutional account must create a...
Profiles
Navigation•   Icons•   Pages•   Expandable/Collapsible Table of Contents•   Print Table of Contents•   Full/Core•   Exampl...
Navigation
Navigation
Navigation  New Table of Content  opens to chapter level for  faster browse.
Navigation
Navigation
Search• RDA Quick Search• Advanced Search (all documents)  – Filters  – Search RDA by AACR2 number  – Save Search• Search ...
Search
User-Created Content• Workflows• Mappings• Bookmarks
User-Created Content
User-Created Content
Where Do I Start?• Other Documents  – RDA Element Set  – AACR2  – RDA Mappings• Workflows  – Shared  – Private• Advanced S...
What Should I Do Now?• Sign up for Free Trial (if you haven’t yet)• Study FRBR• Take a training class and ask for Post-Eve...
Blogs• http://www.rdatoolkit.org/blog• http://www.rdatoolkit.org/development
Q&AChat your questions and comments to us.
RDA Toolkit EssentialsThank you for attending RDA Toolkit Essentials.        Email us at rdatoolkit@ala.org
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  1. 1. RDA Toolkit Essentials Presented by James Hennelly ALA Digital Reference American Library Association
  2. 2. Chat and Ask QuestionsUse the Webinar User Panel to:• Select or change your audio options• IM questions to RDA Toolkit staff
  3. 3. What is RDA?RDA: Resource Description and Access is …• a standard for bibliographic description, not a display standard• a standard based on the FRBR conceptual model
  4. 4. What is RDA?FRBR Entities• Group 1: Work, Expression, Manifestation, and Item• Group 2: Person, Family, and Corporate Name
  5. 5. What is RDA?Familiarize yourself with FRBR concepts andterminology.ResourcesJSC - www.rda-jsc.org/rda.htmlIFLA - http://www.ifla.org/en/frbr-rgAlso consult resources at your national library.
  6. 6. What is RDA Toolkit?RDA Toolkit is an integrated, browser-based,online product that allows users to interactwith a collection of cataloging-relateddocuments and resources including RDA.
  7. 7. What is RDA Toolkit?• RDA• RDA Element Set• AACR2• Library of Congress Policy Statements• RDA Mappings• User-Created Content
  8. 8. Free ContentAt www.rdatoolkit.org• Subscription and pricing information• Blog• Development Blog• Training Material (Calendar and Archive)
  9. 9. Subscriptions• Solo-User• Institutional – Concurrent users
  10. 10. Logging InLog in at http://access.rdatoolkit.org/Solo-User AccountInstitutional Account -IP authentication -Referring URL -User Name authentication
  11. 11. Authentication
  12. 12. ProfilesSolo-User accounts are automatically logged into their profiles.Members of an Institutional account must create a profile in order to take full advantage of RDA Toolkit’s content and functionality.
  13. 13. Profiles
  14. 14. Navigation• Icons• Pages• Expandable/Collapsible Table of Contents• Print Table of Contents• Full/Core• Examples• Synch Table of Contents• Tabs• Links
  15. 15. Navigation
  16. 16. Navigation
  17. 17. Navigation New Table of Content opens to chapter level for faster browse.
  18. 18. Navigation
  19. 19. Navigation
  20. 20. Search• RDA Quick Search• Advanced Search (all documents) – Filters – Search RDA by AACR2 number – Save Search• Search Results – Return to Results – Previous/Next Hit
  21. 21. Search
  22. 22. User-Created Content• Workflows• Mappings• Bookmarks
  23. 23. User-Created Content
  24. 24. User-Created Content
  25. 25. Where Do I Start?• Other Documents – RDA Element Set – AACR2 – RDA Mappings• Workflows – Shared – Private• Advanced Search
  26. 26. What Should I Do Now?• Sign up for Free Trial (if you haven’t yet)• Study FRBR• Take a training class and ask for Post-Event Access• Connect with the RDA Community through the blog, Virtual User Group, RDA-L, etc.
  27. 27. Blogs• http://www.rdatoolkit.org/blog• http://www.rdatoolkit.org/development
  28. 28. Q&AChat your questions and comments to us.
  29. 29. RDA Toolkit EssentialsThank you for attending RDA Toolkit Essentials. Email us at rdatoolkit@ala.org

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