E-Serials Holdings Info. Forum at ALA Midwinter Cecelia N. Boone 15 Jan 2009 01:54 UTC
You are cordially invited to attend an ALA Midwinter program sponsored by
the ALA ALCTS CRS Committee on Holdings Information.
Title: Holdings Information Forum: E-serials Holdings: Whether, Why, and
Time: Saturday Jan 24, 4-5:30 p.m.
Location: Colorado Convention Center Room 301 (Denver)
Program Description: Unlike the print world, libraries are no longer the
sole suppliers of holdings data for electronic serials. This forum will
examine this new reality and address such questions as:
. Who has the data?
. Who provides e-content coverage?
. Who needs and uses the data?
. How is the data exchanged?
. In what format?
. What are the format standards for electronic holdings data?
. And, will a crosswalk between MARC21 and ONIX SOH (currently in
version 1.1) benefit the display of serials holdings information in local
Heather Staines (Springer US): "The Many Facets of Metadata Exchange
Between Publishers and the Research Community, and the Role that A&I
Services and DOIs (Digital Object Identifiers) Play in Providing Access to
Rebecca Gunther (LC) for Linda Miller (LC): "ONIX for Serials: How it Can
Map to the MARC21 Holdings Format"
Peter McCracken (Co-founder and Director of Research, Serials Solutions):
"The Function and Role of Chronology and Enumeration Information in ERAMS
Tools, Such as A-to-Z Lists and Link Resolver Knowledgebases"
Myrtle Myers (OCLC): "OCLC eSerials Holdings and Beyond"