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This webinar is part of the NISO/DCMI Joint Webinar Series

Deployment of RDA (Resource Description and Access) Cataloging and its Expression as Linked Data

April 24, 2013
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)

  • About the Webinar
  • Speakers
  • Event Slides
  • Event Q&A
  • Additional Resources
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About the Webinar

A seminar at the British Library in April 2012 marked the fifth anniversary of a 2007 meeting at which representatives of the Dublin Core, Semantic Web, and RDA communities jointly recommended that the then-draft cataloging standard RDA be provided in the form of vocabularies and application profiles usable for Linked Data.

One year after this anniversary meeting and one year closer to the general deployment of RDA in libraries, this webinar will take stock of progress towards developing application profiles based on RDA and discuss the practicalities of exposing RDA-based data in the Linked Data cloud.

Event Slides

 

Speaker

Alan Danskin, Metadata Standards Manager at The British Library, where he has worked in various capacities since 1987, including implementation of MARC 21.  He currently represents the library on the Joint Steering Committee for the Development of RDA (Resource Description and Access) for which he until recently served as chair. He has served as chair of the Cataloguing & Indexing Group of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals and is a member of the Book Industry Communication Bibliographic Standards Group.

 

Registration

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Registration closes on April 24, 2013 at 12:00 pm Eastern.

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Registration Costs

  • NISO Member
    • $95.00 (US and Canada)
    • $109.00 (International)
  • DCMI Member
    • $109.00
  • Non-Member
    • $125.00 (US and Canada)
    • $149.00 (International)
  • Student (US and Canada)
    • $49.00

Additional Information

  • Registration closes at 12:00 pm Eastern on April 24, 2013. Cancellations made by April 17, 2013 will receive a refund, less a $20 cancellation. After that date, there are no refunds.

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