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Hit the Ground Running! RDA Training for Music Catalogers: FRBR Background

A guide to the RDA Preconference at the Music Library Association 2013 meeting.

FRBR

What is FRBR? by Barbara Tillett

FRBR: Things You Should Know, But Were Afraid to Ask by Barbara Tillett (OPTIONAL; 57-minute webcast)

Just for reference, in case you want to see the original FRBR document:

Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (HTML) by IFLA

Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (PDF) by IFLA

Handy cheat sheet on FRBR entities and attributes:

FRBR Cheat Sheet (includes excerpts from the IFLA document; responsibility unknown)

FRBR By Example

FRBR in Action

OLAC Prototype of a FRBR-inspired, work-centric faceted discovery interface--play around with it!

About the prototype

 

FRBR Meets RDA

FRBR Meets RDA by Jean Pajerek (2011)

This is an excellent way to learn one's way around RDA after learning a bit about FRBR.