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The announcement below was posted on the RSC website today.

Regards, Judy Kuhagen
Secretary, RDA Steering Committee

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RDA Board were delighted to see that Gordon Dunsire, Chair of the RDA Steering Committee, was acknowledged with an IFLA Medal in the closing ceremony of the 2016 World Library and Information Congress in Columbus, Ohio last week. The medal is awarded to international librarians who have made an outstanding contribution to their field, and Gordon was recognised for his distinguished service to IFLA and international librarianship, advancing the field of bibliographic data, linked data, and the semantic web.

RDA Board also would like to extend their congratulations to two other members of the community acknowledged at the ceremony: