Enhancing Access To Literary Works For Children: LC’s Genre/Form and Audience Terms

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Saturday, June 27, 2015 -
8:30am to 10:00am

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Speaker: Janis L. Young, Senior Cataloging Policy Specialist, Library of Congress, Policy and Standards Division
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This program will introduce participants to Library of Congress Genre/Form Terms for Library and Archival Materials (LCGFT) and Library of Congress Demographic Group Terms (LCDGT) and explain how to use them to catalog and provide access to materials for children. LCGFT and LCDGT will be placed into the context of existing practice, and the relationships among subject headings, genre/form terms, and demographic terms will be discussed. Real-world examples and hands-on exercises will be provided.

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