eBook UNIMARC & Friends: Charting the New Landscape of Library Standards: IFLA Series on Bibliography Control 30

  • Volume 30
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  • ISBN-10: 3598440340
  • ISBN-13: 9783598440342
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 133 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released March 2008
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007
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With the expansion of the World Wide Web during the last decade, libraries and their standards face an ever-complex environment, with new types, genres and forms of information resources. Changing information network structures and the emergence of new retrieval methods all play their roles.

A three day conference was held in Lisbon, Portugal in March 2006, in order to review the current state of bibliographic standards and to discuss a number of questions in charting a future for their development.