The RDA Vocabularies: Implementation, Extension, and Mapping
November 16, 2011
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)
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About the Webinar
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During a meeting at the British Library in May 2007 between the Joint Steering Committee for the Development of RDA and DCMI, important recommendations were forged for the development of an element vocabulary, application profile, and value vocabularies , based on the Resource Description and Access (RDA) standard, then in final draft. A DCMI/RDA Task Group  has completed much of the work, and described their process and decisions in a recent issue of D-Lib Magazine . A final, pre-publication technical review of this work is underway, prior to adoption by early implementers.
This webinar will provide an up-to-the-minute update on the review process, as well as progress on the RDA-based application profiles. The webinar will discuss practical implementation issues raised by early implementers and summarize issues surfaced in virtual and face-to-face venues where the vocabularies and application profiles have been discussed.
Diane Hillmann is a partner in the consulting firm Metadata Management Associates, and holds an appointment as Director of Metadata Initiatives at the Information Institute of Syracuse. She is co-chair (with Gordon Dunsire) of the DCMI/RDA Task Group and is the DCMI Liaison to the ALA Committee on Cataloging: Description and access, the US body providing feedback on RDA Development.
Thomas Baker, Chief Information Officer of the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, was recently co-chair of the W3C Semantic Web Deployment Working Group and currently co-chairs a W3C Incubator Group on Library Linked Data.
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Registration closes on November 16, 2011 at 12:00 pm Eastern.
- NISO Member
- $89.00 (US and Canada)
- $104.00 (International)
- DCMI Member
- $119.00 (US and Canada)
- $144.00 (International)
- Student (US and Canada)
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