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New in 2012

RDA Seminars

29 November 2012

RDA is the new cataloguing standard that will replace the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR).

CAVAL is delighted to announce a series of half day seminars designed to introduce library managers and other non-cataloguers from member libraries to the specific concepts of RDA.  Attendees will gain a good understanding of RDA concepts as well as familiarisation with use of the RDA online tool kit.

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CAVAL cuts the cost & speed of cataloguing in Languages Other Than English.

31 October 2012

A new model of collaborative selection and cataloguing for Australian public libraries is now available, with quarterly shelf-ready packages available in the library’s choice of 10 key community languages.

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PRESS RELEASE: CAVAL Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

25 June 2012

Melbourne, VIC – Michael Robinson, currently the Hong Kong Institute of Education Librarian, is returning to Australia in September to become Chief Executive Officer of the university library services co-operative, CAVAL.

Andrew Wells, CAVAL Board Chair, welcomed the appointment, noting that “Michael’s experience is just right for CAVAL, combining a strong track record of university library leadership and business development”.

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Libraries Australia Document Delivery Training session 19th April 2012

13 March 2012

In response to demand from libraries with new document delivery staff, CAVAL is offering a Libraries Australia Document Delivery training session on 19 April 2012.

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