Rules for Archival Description
This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):
The evolution of descriptive standards in Canada plays an important role in making information about our archival holdings more easily accessible to the public. Students learn how to apply the national archival standard rules for archival description (RAD) when describing archival records. Case studies are used to demonstrate the application of RAD to the description of archival records in all media.