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

2018/06/28

The ISSN International Centre at the annual conference about Bibliographic Transition Beyond Standardization organized by the Association française de normalization (AFNOR) and the National Library of France (BnF)

The Annual Conference about Bibliographic Transition Beyond Standardization will take place at the National Library of France on Friday 29 June 2018.

The French Bibliographic Transition program under the aegis of ABES and BnF aims to adapt library catalogues to the semantic web. Since 2015, the professionals involved have worked to publish and implement new cataloguing rules based on RDA-FR, train and advise libraries and software publishers on the evolution of applications, and support the French library community through awareness-raising.

Gaëlle Béquet, Director of the ISSN International Centre and President of the ISO Technical Committee 46, will deliver the opening address together with Stéphanie Roussel, President of the mirror French Committee 46. Details and registration on http://www.bnf.fr/fr/professionnels/anx_journees_pro_2018/a.jp_180629_afnor.html

2018/06/23

ISSN Portal showcased @ ALA 2018 Publisher/Vendor/Library Relations Interest Group Forum (ALCTS)

The Publisher/Vendor/Library Relations Interest Group Forum (ALCTS) has invited the ISSN International Centre and the U.S. ISSN Centre to present the new ISSN Portal to a mixed audience of professionals on Monday, June 25th, 2018 (9-10 a.m., Morial Convention Centre, room 281/282). More information available at https://www.eventscribe.com/2018/ALA-Annual/fsPopup.asp?Mode=presInfo&PresentationID=380012

2018/06/21

The ISSN International Centre @ ALA 2018 RDA Steering Committee Conferences

The RDA Steering Committee (RSC) has invited the ISSN International Centre to discuss the cataloguing issues related to serials and other continuing resources. Presentations will be held during the satellite meeting “A Practical Introduction to the New RDA Toolkit” on June 22nd, 2018 (8:30 AM – 4:00 PM, Morial Convention Center, room 356, https://www.eventscribe.com/2018/ALA-Annual/fsPopup.asp?Mode=presInfo&PresentationID=379936) and during the RDA Forum on June 23rd, 2018 (10:30 AM – 11:30 AM, Hilton Riverside, Churchill B1, https://www.eventscribe.com/2018/ALA-Annual/fsPopup.asp?Mode=presInfo&PresentationID=353528).