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Table of Contents
- Open Access Infrastructure: Special Themed Issue of Information Standards Quarterly
- October Webinar: 21st Century Resource Sharing: Which Inter-Library Loan Standard Should I Use?
- October Two-Day Virtual Conference: Using the Web as an E-Content Distribution Platform: Challenges and Opportunities
- November Webinar: Keyword Search = "Improve Discovery Systems"
- November Virtual Conference: Can't We All Work Together? Interoperability & Systems Integration
- New on the NISO Website
New Specs & Standards
- ACRL, Draft Standards for Distance Learning Library Services
- ISO/IEC 10646:2014, Information technology – Universal Coded Character Set
- ISO/TR 17797:2014, Electronic archiving – Selection of digital storage media for long term preservation
- W3C, Call for Review: HTML5 Proposed Recommendation
- W3C, Updated Understanding Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 and Techniques for WCAG 2.0
- W3C, User Agent Accessibility Guidelines (UAAG) 2.0 Updated Working Drafts
- Discovery Services
- Data Publishing: Editorial
- Interview with Laurel Haak of ORCID: Supporting the Efforts with Membership and Integration
- A Scalable and Sustainable Approach to Open Access
- The Imperative for Open Altmetrics
- Show Me the Money