On Oct 17, 2013, at 3:04 PM, Diane Hillmann <[log in to unmask]> wrote:


> Like so many things, these two standards were designed for a different world--from which it doesn't follow that they should be abandoned or ignored. Between them, they represent decades of knowledge and experience with the bad boys of libraries: serials.  I'm not sure how this knowledge and experience should be incorporated into BibFrame, or how to accommodate the use cases Leif has described, but we ignore the time-tested solutions of the past at our peril.

As I mentioned, "the good news here is there is precedent to build on".

Eric Miller
President, Zepheira "The Art of Data" tel:+1.617.395.0229