As a part of preparations for the future implementation of RDA, OCLC staff have been discussing how RDA data and practices might be incorporated more fully into WorldCat.  A discussion paper, Incorporating RDA practices into WorldCat (,  which lays out potential policies and actions, is now available for comment. Please send your comments on these proposed policies and actions, as well as your thoughts on any other possible policies in regard to bibliographic records and RDA, to [log in to unmask] by April 15, 2012.

Glenn E. Patton

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