This is a request for an update on progress on the bibliographic  
framework project from Library of Congress to this list. In the  
initial framework document [1], LC stated, quite clearly IMO,

   "We plan to establish an electronic discussion group for constant  
communication during the effort of reshaping our bibliographic  

There has been some interesting discussion on this list from list  
members, but there has been virtually no communication (much less  
constant communication) from the Library of Congress. The most recent  
information we have is the report of October 31, 2011 [2]. As nearly  
three months have passed, it seems reasonable to ask for a report on  

I therefore request that LC provide "communication" to this list,  
which was established for that purpose.

[possibly channeling the activist spirit of Christopher Hitchens on  
this secular Sunday morning]


Karen Coyle
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