RESULTS

Content Standards Subcommittee: MLA Report 2023

Music Library Association Cataloging and Metadata Committee Content Standards Subcommittee Tuesday, March 7, 2023 1:00-2:25 PM EST | 10:00-11:25 AM PST Welcome and introductions Approval of 2022 minutes No corrections or additions No objections Reports Chair, Keith Knop Membership Completing terms in March 2023: Ivan Kaproth-Joslin, Chuck Peters, and Hannah Spence New members since March 2022: Emily Colucci and Chelsea Hoover CC:DA ALA Annual 2022: CCDA July 2022.docx Midwinter 2023: CCDA February 2023.docx Several NARDAC workshops have been reworked as webinars for ALA eLearning 3R Policy Writers Group Revised Toolkit update schedule Alternating 2-month/4-month update schedule will be starting soon LC/PCC plans for Community Resources section LC-PCC PS will be removed from Community Resources section, and moved to the LC-PCC Metadata Guidance Documentation Affects legacy access point and preferred title instructions Might break links, we will need to keep an eye on it Most likely these will be in the

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Encoding Standards Subcommittee: MLA Report 2023

Music Library Association Cataloging and Metadata Committee Encoding Standards Subcommittee Business Meeting Tuesday, March 7, 2023, 2:30-3:50 CST (via Zoom) Agenda Members in attendance: Karen Peters (Chair), Jim Alberts, Janice Bunker, Ethan D’Ver, Anna Alfeld LoPrete, Jeff Lyon, Laura Thompson, Damian Iseminger (LC representative), Jay Weitz (OCLC representative) Excused: Rahni Kennedy Absent: Jessica Grimmer (The Chair would like to express her gratitude to Janice Bunker for taking notes during the meeting, and to Anna LoPrete for monitoring the Chat) 1) Welcome and introductions; adjustments to agenda The Chair welcomed meeting attendees and asked the subcommittee members to introduce themselves. After the introductions, the 2022 ESS Business Meeting minutes were approved, and recent adjustments to the agenda were noted. 2) ESS Chair’s report (Karen Peters) The Chair briefly pointed out the links in the agenda to her reports on the June 2022 and January 2023 MARC Advisory Committee (MAC) Meetings; acknowledged

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Vocabularies Subcommittee: MLA Report 2023

Business Meeting Summary: Music Library Association Cataloging and Metadata Committee Vocabularies Subcommittee Wednesday, March 8, 2023, 12:00 pm – 1:20 pm CST, via Zoom Meeting summary by Janelle West Members present: Janelle West (chair); Anne Adams; Josh Aldorisio; Blaine Brubaker; Ann Churukian; Patty Falk; Mary Huismann; Leonard Martin (SACO Music Funnel Coordinator); Allison McClanahan; Rick McRae; Jennifer Olson; Mark Scharff (NACO-Music Project Funnel Coordinator); Tomoko Shibuya; Tracey Snyder; Clare Spitzer; Maarja Vigorito (LC Representative); Jay Weitz (OCLC Representative). Approximately 50 guests.    Chair’s report (J. West) ALA Core Subject Analysis Committee liaison reports Written reports are on the CMC website:  Summer 2022 Midwinter 2023 Final report of the Joint GNCRT/SAC/OLAC Working Group on Compound Terms in the LCGFT Vocabulary Endorsed by SAC and shared with LC PTCP, which concurred that compound terms combining two separately established terms are justified in cases where the combination results in a different meaning than

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SAC: Core Midwinter Report 2023

Core Metadata and Collections Section Subject Analysis Committee 2023 Midwinter Meeting January 18-20, 2023 reported by Janelle West, Vocabularies Subcommittee chair and liaison to SAC   The Subject Analysis Committee (SAC) met virtually on January 18-20, 2023. The first two meetings consisted of brief reports by the various liaisons and committee members, with the final day primarily reserved for follow-up on old business as well as the introduction of new business.    A common thread in nearly every liaison report was the ongoing efforts to address racist and otherwise derogatory and offensive classifications and vocabularies relating variously to Indigenous peoples, enslaved people, Islam, and issues of gender and sexuality. Of note is the report from the Homosaurus Editorial Board, which announced an upcoming Homosaurus application profile and a new community Google group for Homosaurus users. Core DEI representative Iman Dagher called attention to the Diversity and Inclusion Committee website as

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MAC MIDWINTER MEETING REPORT 2023

MARC Advisory Committee (MAC) Midwinter Meetings, January 31-February 2, 2023 Report by Karen Peters (Library of Congress), Chair, Encoding Standards Subcommittee (Recordings of the meetings are available here; note that timestamps are provided for each paper) Over the course of three days of meetings, four proposals were considered and approved unanimously, and two of the four discussion papers presented were advanced as fast-track proposals for approval by the MARC Steering Committee. At least one of the remaining two discussion papers will return as a proposal for consideration at MAC’s Annual meetings later this year. Of particular interest to the music and audiovisual communities is Proposal No. 2023-02, drafted by the Encoding Standards Subcommittee and co-sponsored by OLAC. The proposal’s approval will add subfield $3 (Materials specified) to field 041 (Language Code) in the Bibliographic format when MARC Update 36 is published later this year; note that subfield $3 is already

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