International Identifier for serials
and other continuing resources, in the electronic and print world


December 2018 IFLA Metadata newsletter features an article about the U.S. ISSN Center

The issue of IFLA Metadata Newsletter dated December 2018 includes an article about the activities of the U.S. ISSN Center under the News from the Library of Congress section. This article also mentions the 43rd meeting of ISSN National Centers’ Directors hosted by the Library of Congress in September 2018.


Season’s greetings – Bonnes fêtes – Felices fiestas – frohe Festtage – Tanti Auguri – Boas festas – 新年快乐 – 新年おめでとう …


The ISSN IC @ 2018 Wikicite Conference (Berkeley 27-29 November).

WikiCite 2018 is a 3-day conference, summit, and hack day dedicated to the vision of creating an open repository of bibliographic data to support the citation and fact-checking needs of Wikimedia projects, and possibly, to serve as an open infrastructure for research, education, and information quality across the web. The ISSN IC Head of Information systems will make a presentation about the new ISSN Portal and investigate further cooperation with Wikidata.