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Metadata & Cataloging Department

Now Acquisitions & Discovery Department

Department Head: Maria Collins,
Fax: (919) 515-7292
Catalog & Repository Data Problems (Library staff only)
Catalog & Repository Data Problems (external questions)

Cataloging work station To contribute to the NCSU Libraries' mission, vision, and values, the Metadata and Cataloging Department provides effective, accurate tools that assist our clients in locating information resources of value to them, either locally or remotely through the Internet. We organize and maintain these information resources in all formats and process them in a timely manner.

  • Metadata & Cataloging guidelines & procedures
  • Resource Description & Access (RDA) test at NCSU Libraries
  • NCSU core metadata element set
  • Sirsi Symphony tools