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Join the National Information Standards Organization (NISO) for our Annual Meeting & Update at the ALA Midwinter in Chicago on Sunday, February 1 (1:00 - 2:30 p.m. in McCormick Place West - W475b), where you can hear the latest news about NISO's current efforts, including standards, recommended practices and community meetings covering many areas of interest to the library community.

NISO Annual Meeting
1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Join us for our Annual Meeting to learn about the status of the organization, all the work that has taken place in 2014 and what's coming in 2015. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to participate.

NISO Update
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The NISO Update provides the latest news about NISO's current efforts. Working group members and staff will provide updates on projects, some newly underway or recently completed standards projects:

NISO Strategic Directions (Todd Carpenter, NISO)
Open Discovery Initiative (Laura Morse, Harvard University)
Access & Licensing Indicators (Nettie Lagace, NISO)
SUSHI and SUSHI Lite (Oliver Pesch, EBSCO Information Services)
Z39.7 Data Dictionary (Martha Kyrillidou, Association of Research Libraries)
NISO Altmetrics Initiative (Todd Carpenter, NISO)
NISO Bibliographic Roadmap (Nettie Lagace, NISO)

Visit NISO at Booth #2917 in the Exhibits area.

We look forward to seeing you!

Nettie Lagace
Associate Director for Programs
National Information Standards Organization (NISO)
3600 Clipper Mill Road, Suite 302
Baltimore, MD 21211
Mobile: 617-863-0501
Fax: 410-685-5278
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