[CatSIG] Fwd: [RDA-L] JSC news June 2009

Chris Todd Chris.Todd at natlib.govt.nz
Wed Jun 24 09:13:22 NZST 2009

Just received this morning. This is the first time there's been a month identified for the release of RDA. Please note the changed website for the JSC

Chris (Christine) Todd
Team Leader, Cataloguing Team 1, Content Services,
National Library of New Zealand.

Telephone: (04) 474 3093
Fax:  (04) 474 3161
Email: chris.todd at natlib.govt.nz

>>> Nathalie Schulz <N.Schulz at BTOPENWORLD.COM> 23/06/2009 7:16 p.m. >>>
News from the Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA:

* Finalization of RDA text

The RDA text was handed to the co-publishers on schedule on 22 June. 
RDA is scheduled to be released at the end of November 2009.

* New Chair

Alan Danskin will be the JSC Chair from 1 July 2009. Danskin is the 
Metadata and Bibliographic Standards Coordinator at the British Library.

During July, the JSC Secretariat will move to the British Library: 
jscsecretary at bl.uk 

* Web site

The JSC Web site has moved to


There are redirections in place from the old site to pages on the new 
site explaining the change.

Nathalie Schulz
Secretary, JSC
N.Schulz at btopenworld.com

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