A fall training opportunity:

OpenURL and Metasearch:
New Standards, Current Innovations, and Future Directions
A NISO educational workshop to be held:
September 19-21, 2005, Washington DC

Don't miss this opportunity to get the latest information on OpenURL and Metasearch, two standards supporting technologies that continue to transform the information landscape.  The three-day program includes a training day for technical staff from all types of content providers (publishers, vendors, and libraries). Training will cover the basics of 
implementation, available tools, and requirements for standards conformance. In this highly networked world, the key to success is "learning to play well with others" -- the training day will tell you how.

In addition: The program includes opportunities for dialog with experts and informal networking during breaks, meals, and a special conference reception. Sponsoring vendors will highlight the features of their products in Vendor Showcases and in Exhibits.   The workshops will be held at the spacious state-of-the-art conference facility at the Academy for Educational Development near DuPont Circle in Washington, D.C.

Visit the NISO website for details on the agenda, speakers, exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities, and to register: Or, contact NISO Headquarters for further information: T: 301-654-2512.