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May 1-2, 2003
West Dining Room, 6th Floor
James Madison Building, Library of Congress

( December 8, 2009 ) List of attendees (PDF, 55 KB)

Thursday, May 1


Coffee and refreshments
9:00-9:15 Welcome and introductions
9:15-10:15 A. Overview

Trends in electronic serial publishing/archiving (Regina Reynolds) Coverage of the CONSER database (Jean Hirons)

Doc.A: Coverage of Electronic Serials in the CONSER Database (PDF, 84KB)

10:15-10:30 Break


B. The Aggregator-Neutral Record


10:30-10:45 General discussion on the concept (Hirons)
10:45-11:30 Sources of the description (Les Hawkins)
Doc. B1. Discussion and recommendations on sources of description
11:30-12:00 Uniform titles (Kevin Randall)
Doc. B2. Discussion and recommendations on uniform titles (PDF, 151 KB)
12:00-1:00 Lunch
Descriptive elements and collapsing records (Robert Bremer)
Doc. B3. Discussion and recommendations on descriptive elements and collapsing records
Doc. B3a URLs in CONSER Records (email from Matthew Beacom)
2:45-3:00 Single record approach -URLs on records for the print (Lucy Barron)
3:00-3:15 Break
Review of specifications for machine-derived records
Doc. B4. Data elements to be supplied in or added to machine-derived records (PDF, 173 KB)
3: 45-4:15 ISSN issues (Regina Reynolds)
4:15-4:30 Education of aggregators (Reynolds)
4:30-5:00 Next steps and implementation (Hirons)
6:30-9:00 CONSER/BIBCO Dinner at Phillips Flagship Restaurant, 900 Water St., SW (Please send an email to Cornelia Goode ([email protected]) by Friday April 25 letting her know your name and whether there are any other guests coming with you.)
Friday, May 2  
8:30-9:00 Coffee and refreshments
9:00-9:15 Highlights from LC (Lucy Barron)
9:15-9:45 C. AACR2 implementation (Lucy Barron)
Doc. C1. Collapsing unauthenticated records
9:45-10:30 D. Publication patterns: survey results on electronic journals and publication pattern data (Hirons, Shadle)
Doc. D1. Summary of the E-Serials Holdings Survey (PDF, 99 KB)
10:30-10:50 Break
10:50-12:00 E. Membership discussion (Sue Fuller)
Doc. E1. Membership considerations
1:00-3:00 Joint Meeting with BIBCO BIBCO Meeting Agenda
1:00-1:30 Updates

Reports from utilities (Ed Glazier and Robert Bremer)

Linking Task Force (Mechael Charbonneau)
PURL survey (Renette Davis)
Doc. F1 Summary results (PDF, 150 KB)
1:30-1:50 Report from BIBCO: Integrating Resources documentation (Cristan)
Discussion of IR policies
1:50-2:15 Report from CONSER: the Aggregator-neutral records (Hirons)
Discussion of application to databases
2:15-3:00 The future: FRBR and FRANAR (Everett Allgood)
Doc. G1. Task Force on FRBR and Continuing Resources
The Future: FRBR and FRANAR
(PDF, 94 KB)

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