[Metadatalibrarians] Serials Standards Update Forum at ALA 6/29 10:30-noon
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*Serials Standards Update Forum at ALA Annual Conference Sunday June 29,
The Serials Standards Update Forum, held at American Library Association
conferences, presents the latest news on developments affecting continung
resources management. The session is presented by the ALCTS Continuing
Resources Section, CRS Standards Committee and sponsored by Swets.
At the 2008 Annual Conference, the forum will feature identifiers.
Distinguished speakers will highlight the importance of identifiers in
managing and accessing continuing resources and two specific identifiers:
*Linking ISSN* which groups versions of a resource, aiding in discovery and
*Institutional identifiers*, designed to streamline resource acquisition and
facilitate access to electronic resources. Institutional identifiers are
being studied by the NISO I2 working group, building on initiatives such as
Ringgold's Identify and OCLC's WorldCat Registry.
Date: Sunday June 29, 2008
Time: 10:30 AM-Noon
Location: American Library Association Annual Conference, Anaheim CA.
Hilton Anaheim, Pacific Ballroom A
Speakers: Don Chvatal (Ringgold, Inc), Francoise Pelle (International
ISSN Centre), Regina Romano Reynolds (Library of Congress)
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Special Collections Metadata Librarian
The Ohio State University Libraries
boyd.402 at osu.edu
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