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


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, and during the RDA Forum on June 23rd, 2018 (10:30 AM – 11:30 AM, Hilton Riverside, Churchill B1,


The Revision of the ISSN Standard @ ALA 2018 NISO Annual Meeting and Standards Update

NISO manages the secretariat of TC46 / SC9 Identification and description and has invited the Director of the ISSN International Centre to give a presentation about the activities of the working group responsible for the revision of ISO 3297 – ISSN on Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 (1 -2.30 p.m. ; Morial Convention Centre, room 209).

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ISSN International Centre at ALA 2018 Annual Conference

The ISSN International Centre will participate in the Annual Conference of the American Library Association which takes place in New Orleans, LA, from 21 to 26 June 2018. Presentations of the new ISSN Portal will be given at the RDA pre-conference on June 22 and at the the Publisher-Vendor-Library Relations session on June 25.

Live demos will also be shown on booth 2920.