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LITA/ALCTS Authority Control Interest Group invites proposals for presentations at its meeting at the 2016 ALA Midwinter Meeting in Boston on Sunday June 26, 2016, from 1:00 to 3:00 pm.

Potential topics of interest include, but are not limited to library involvement in:

authority control

identity management

authority-to-identity transition

name IDs ( ORCID, ISNI, etc.)

genre/form vocabulary development and implementation

authority control and RDA enrichment initiatives

authority control in BIBFRAME

authority control in non-MARC environment



Presentations will be approximately 20 minutes, with time for Q&A after. If you are interested in presenting, please email Tatyana Chubaryan [log in to unmask]  your presentation topic and brief description by April 20, 2016.


We look forward to hearing from you!