5 Things Thursday: Rare Books, Maps, Digital Collections

This is my 500th post for Mod Librarian! Celebrate and check out these 5 things: Two books on map cataloging by Paige Andrew of Penn State University Libraries - one on RDA and maps, the other basics of sheet maps. Here is an interesting interview with Digital Archivist at UCLA Gloria Gonzalez. I've been thinking… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Rare Books, Maps, Digital Collections

5 Things Thursday: BISAC, DAM, Special Collections

Here are five more things to consider: Some fine resources on switching to a BISAC classification system - Dewey We or Don't We? Hack Lib School on surviving cataloging class. How do people (especially kids) name things? A fascinating study of naming and ordering in special collections. Book - Digital Asset Management for Photographers. Librarian… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: BISAC, DAM, Special Collections