This course is designed to provide students with a deeper understanding of archival representation and descriptive methods. It focuses on the development and use of bibliographic standards and best practices to create and exchange data concerning archival materials and manuscripts. Emphases include the MARC 21 format, web-compatible mark-up technologies, the history and development of Encoded Archival Description, digital reformatting, and content management systems.
Fall 2015 Syllabus
Yes, for students in the Archives concentration.