TRAINING: Sierra Cataloging Item Entry Class, Thurs., October 17 at RAILS Rockford

ACTION: Informational

Calling all Union Listing, Basic Online and Fully Participating PrairieCat agencies in the RAILS Rockford area

There will be a Sierra Cataloging Item Entry class taught Thursday, October 17, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm at the RAILS Rockford Service Center.

This class has a prerequisite: completion of the Sierra Essentials, PrairieCat Glossary, and PrairieCat Matching (all on Talent LMS:

This class is designed to provide staff with a basic understanding of the capabilities of the Sierra Cataloging module as well as general overview of the PrairieCat Technical Services Policies and Procedures.

Students will learn how to add item records, edit existing item records, how to link your item to a volume record and how to code your item for removal from the database. In addition, how to create and edit volume records will be taught. Basic matching practices to bibliographic records will also be covered.

Please register in L2 with this link: