Cataloging Tools & Resources


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Cataloging Tools
  • Abbreviations
  • Call Numbers & Shelflisting (including the Cataloging Calculator), Description & Access
  • Links to LC sites (including Cataloger's Desktop/ClassWeb/LC Online Authorities)
  • MARC
  • RDA Toolkit,
  • Subject Cataloging
  • Orbis. 
Non-Book Cataloging Tools
  • Cartographic,
  • Continuing Resources (Serials, Integrating),
  • Electronic, Video, Sound Recordings, Graphic Materials
General Reference
  • General reference sources for licenced content available to the Yale community (e.g. OED, Chicago Manual of Style, Columbia Gazetteer) or users worldwide (e.g. Wikipedia, GNIS), Library of Congress and PCC web pages,
  • YUL Research Services subject pages, cataloging manuals & technical services websites of other libraries
Authority Control at Yale
  • All things NACO/SACO impacting on Yale cataloging. Includes reference sources for name & subject headings (remote & print).
MacroExpress at Yale
Training/Professional Development
  • Training checklists & tutorials;
  • professional library association pages
  • Reference resources for librarianship, & professional reading e-journal links.