Taking a Fresh Look at Standards and Conformity

Hillman, Diane I.
November 2006
Technicalities;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p8
The article comments on the social and cultural changes taking place in libraries. It recounts the contributions of Henriette Avram and Fred Kilgour in sharing metadata for libraries, the struggle for shared bibliographic records, how the introduction of Internet affected the operation and other developments, such as the move from conformity to interoperability.


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