Committee Name: Manuscript Cataloging Committee (MCC)
Reports To: Cataloging Coordinating Council
Sponsor: Rick Sarcia, Interim Head, Catalog and Metadata Services (CMS)
Committee Charger: The Manuscript Cataloging Committee (MCC) coordinates Yale Library cataloging policies for manuscript collections and single manuscripts. The Committee develops and documents procedures; coordinates training for new staff; monitors and implements emerging standards; advises the Cataloging Coordinating Council on manuscript cataloging issues; and coordinates with other committees with shared interests.
Fequency of Meetings: Monthly or as needed.
Committee Chairs: Karen Spicher
Member Selection Method:Members are manuscript catalogers representing special collections repositories.
Term of Service: 2 years, renewable
Committee Website: http://web.library.yale.edu/cataloging/mcc
Committee SharePoint: https://collaborate.library.yale.edu/cataloging/catdept/ManuscriptCatComm/default.aspx
Documentation: Manuscript Cataloging Guidelines
Committee Contact: Karen Spicher