Library Crossword #1

CrosswordUSA.svgI have recently started constructing crosswords as a hobby! Guess what the topic of the first one is?

You can download the crossword as either a PDF or PUZ (for use in crossword software such as Across Lite). The solution is also available.

I am in the middle of constructing another, so comments are most welcome.

Update: Sorry to anyone who tried to download the solution! The link is now fixed.

Normalizing RDA capitalization with OCLC Connexion macros

One immediately noticeable difference in RDA records is capitalization that differs from the AACR2 standard. Depending on the cataloger, the same movie might have its title recorded as any of:

  • Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
  • Who’s Afraid of VIRGINIA WOOLF?

Is this okay? If not, what can we do about it?

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