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Survey on rare materials cataloguing with RDA

In the last years an increasing number of libraries are adopting RDA as a cataloguing standard. Still, what happens to their rare materials?

7 Mayo 2018 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Metadata, Rare books and manuscripts

Programme now available for IFLA RBSCS 2018 Mid-term conference in Oslo!

Programme for one-day conference on large-scale collaboration strategies and infrastructures to enhance the use of digital heritage collections, 12 April 2018 (Oslo)

27 Febrero 2018 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Conferences, Norway, digital heritage collections, Digitization, IIIF, Collaboration

Announcing an international conference: “Cultural Heritage in Latin American and Caribbean Libraries: challenges and perspectives”

27-28 September 2017. Biblioteca Nacional “Mariano Moreno”, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Sponsored by the Biblioteca Nacional “Mariano Moreno” and IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section

18 Mayo 2017 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Cultural heritage, Latin America and the Caribbean

WLIC 2017 Call for Papers: Rare Books and Special Collections Section and Indigenous Matters Section

The IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section invites proposals for papers for two sessions at the WLIC in Wrocław: a 2-hour open session “Out of the Stacks: Special Collections In Society” and a special all-day session co-sponsored with the Indigenous Matters Section “Collections and Books [A]cross Borders.” Deadline 28 February 2017.

19 Enero 2017 | Rare Books and Special Collections

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