Listed below are the NISO working groups that are currently developing new or revised standards, recommended practices, or reports. Refer to the NISO website (www.niso.org/workrooms/) and the Newsline quarterly supplements, Working Group Connection (www.niso.org/publications/newsline/), for updates on the working group activities.
Note: DSFTU stands for Draft Standard for Trial Use.
Demand Driven Acquisition of Monographs
Co-chairs: Michael Levine-Clark, Barbara Kawecki
Recommended Practice (NISO RP-20-201x,) in development.
Digital Bookmarking and Annotation Sharing
Co-chairs: Ken Haase, Dan Whaley
Standard (NISO Z39.97-201x) in development.
Journal Article Versions (JAV) Addendum
Chair: Michael Dellert
Revised Recommended Practice (NISO RP-9-201x) in development.
Knowledge Base and Related Tools (KBART) Phase II Joint project with UKSG
Co-chairs: Magaly Bascones, Chad Hutchens
Phase II Revised Recommended Practice (NISO RP-9-201x) being finalized for publication following the public comment period.
Open Access Metadata and Indicators
Co-chairs: Cameron Neylon, Ed Pentz, Greg Tananbaum
Recommended Practice (NISO RP-22-201x) in development.
Open Discovery Initiative Recommended Practice
Co-chairs: Marshall Breeding, Jenny Walker
(NISO RP-19-201x) being finalized for publication following the public comment period.
Protocol for Exchanging Serial Content (PESC)
Co-chairs: Leslie Johnston, Kimberly Tryka
Recommended Practice (NISO RP-23-201x) in development.
Resource Synchronization Standard
Co-chairs: Herbert Van de Sompel, Todd Carpenter
(NISO Z39.99-201x) being finalized for publication following the comments from the beta draft.
Standard Interchange Protocol (SIP)
Co-chairs: John Bodfish, Ted Koppel
Standard (NISO Z39.100-201x) in development.
SUSHI Server Working Group Recommended Practice
Chair: Oliver Pesch
NISO RP-13-201x, Providing a Test Mode for SUSHI Servers being finalized for publication following a draft for trial use.