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Where can one view a draft, Rebecca?
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Ar 12:28 -0000 2001-03-12, scríobh Rebecca S. Guenther:
>On Sat, 10 Mar 2001, John Clews wrote:
>
>> Please could somebody enlighten me as to the current status of the
>> standard NISO Z39.53:1994 Language Codes - a code list for the
>> representation of names of written languages?
>
>A revision is currently out for ballot by the NISO members. Ballot
>period: 9 Feb.-23 Mar. 2001. The revision is consistent with ISO 639-2/B
>(codes, not necessarily language names).
>
>> Is it current or withdrawn?
>>
>> Also, who is the chair of the NISO working group responsible for this
>> standard?
>
>I prepared the revision with the assistance of Millie Wewerka. NISO felt
>that a working group was not needed, since it was going to be in sync with
>the existing ISO standard.  The Library of Congress is the maintenance
>agency of NISO Z39.53.
>
>Rebecca
>
>> John Clews
>>
>> --
>> John Clews, SESAME Computer Projects, 8 Avenue Rd, Harrogate, HG2 7PG
>> tel: +44 1423 888 432; fax: + 44 1423 889061;
>> Email: [log in to unmask]
>>
>> Committee Chair of  ISO/TC46/SC2: Conversion of Written Languages;
>> Committee Member of ISO/IEC/JTC1/SC22/WG20: Internationalization;
>> Committee Member of ISO/TC37: Terminology
>>


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