Archive for July, 2013

[Continuing from a post earlier today] The second, and not unrelated, announcement had to do with the end of printed versions of the Red Books, which have traditionally represented LCSH in its most official form. In the LC report to CC:DA the cessation of publication of the Red Books was announced: In 2012, LC conducted […]

By Diane Hillmann, July 23, 2013, 3:20 pm (UTC-5)

The Library of Congress recently made a couple of announcements, which I’ve been thinking about in the context of the provision of linked data services. In May, LC announced that a ‘reconciliation’ had been done on the LC relators, in part to bring them into conformance with RDA role terms. This is not at all […]

By Diane Hillmann, July 23, 2013, 2:35 pm (UTC-5)