Collaborating communities: the RDA experience and its implications for common information environments

Dunsire, Gordon Collaborating communities: the RDA experience and its implications for common information environments., 2008 . In Archives, Libraries, Museums 11 (AKM11), Porec (Croatia), 21-23 November 2007. (Unpublished) [Conference paper]


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This paper is presented as a case study which describes the interactions between several communities with a common interest in developing standards related to bibliographic information retrieval. These communities are: library community with the new Anglo-American cataloguing rules RDA: Resource Description and Access based on IFLA’s FRBR and FRAD models, publishing community with ONIX, and Dublin Core communities. Such interactions have mainly taken the form of a meeting followed by a programme of substantive work mutually agreed and carried out as a collaborative venture between technical representatives of those communities. The case study is therefore presented in the chronological order of those meetings.

Item type: Conference paper
Keywords: AACR, Anglo-American cataloguing rules, bibliographic control, cataloguing, Dublin Core, FRAD, FRBR, information environment, information retrieval, ONIX, RDA, resource description and access, semantic web
Subjects: I. Information treatment for information services > IA. Cataloging, bibliographic control.
I. Information treatment for information services > IE. Data and metadata structures.
Depositing user: Emma McCulloch
Date deposited: 09 Apr 2009
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:14


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