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The Funnel Projects, including NACO (Name Authority Cooperative Program), SACO (Subject Authority Cooperative Program), and CONSER (Cooperative Online Serials Program), are component parts of the Program for Cooperative Cataloging (PCC). The Funnel Projects are sponsored by the Professional Development Committee.
Direct all inquiries and requests to join either the NACO, SACO, or CONSER Funnels to Richard Lammert, Atla Funnels Coordinator (July 2016 – August 2022).
Participants in the NACO program create and modify name authority records in the Library of Congress Name Authority File. For general information on NACO, see the Library of Congress website.
Participants in the SACO program enables member institutions to submit proposals for additions to Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH), LC Genre/Form Terms (LCGFT), LC Demographic Group Terms (LCDGT), LC Medium of Performance Thesaurus for Music (LCMPT), and LC Classification (LCC) schedules. For general information on SACO as well as an application to participate in the funnel, see the Library of Congress website.
Participants in the CONSER program create and modify master serial records located in the OCLC database. For general information about the CONSER program, see the Library of Congress website.
Contact Member Programs for more information.