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Everyone is welcome at the Library of Congress BIBFRAME Update Forum, Sunday, January 27, 9:30-10:30 a.m. in the Hyatt Regency Seattle, Elwha (Jr. Ballroom West) (learn more below). Additional BIBFRAME events are shown below.

BIBFRAME Talks, Meetings & Interest Groups

Linked Library Data Interest Group

Saturday, January 26, 8:30-10:00 AM (Learn more )
Washington State Convention Center, TCC-Yakima 1

Please join us for three exciting presentations describing linked data projects. After our speaker presentations, the group will have an opportunity for questions and discussion. Presentations include, "Practical Linked Data Implementation: Trail of the Caribou," "Enhancing Subject Access on a Shoestring: Subject Knowledge Cards Built on Linked Open Data," and "Publishing Static Library Linked Open Data."  

OCLC Linked Data Roundtable: Stories from the Front

Saturday, January 26, 10:30 - 11:30 AM (Learn more )
Washington State Convention Center, TCC-Chelan 2

Join this OCLC hosted panel of experts to learn more about their current activities and recent experiences with linked data. Hear updates on OCLC's initiatives, an LC update on BIBFRAME and more. Brief presentations by each panelist will be followed by time to ask questions of the panelists.

Library of Congress BIBFRAME Update Forum

January 27, 9:30 - 10:30 AM (Learn more )
Hyatt Regency Seattle, Elwha (Jr. Ballroom West)

The BIBFRAME Update will highlight expansion activities. Expanding the Library of Congress Pilot 2 during the next year requires that BIBFRAME descriptions be convertible to MARC and the BIBFRAME system be more efficient.  Philip Schreur will describe the exciting expansion that Stanford is leading under a Mellon grant.  European activity and the European BIBFRAME Workshop will be the focus for Reinhold Heuvelmann from the German National Library.  And OCLC will provide an update on their BIBFRAME explorations. Join us on Sunday morning!
View the full BIBFRAME Update agenda

RDA Linked Data Forum

Monday, January 28, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (Learn more )
Washington State Convention Center, Room 3B

Gordon Dunsire will discuss the impact of the 3R project on the RDA infrastructure, including the changes to the RDA vocabularies and the registry and the use of GitHub. Time will be reserved for a Q&A session. Moderator: James Hennelly.

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