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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

RBSC seeking members for Standing Committee

The Rare Books and Special Collections Section invites you to serve on our standing committee!

12 Enero 2017 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Rare books and manuscripts

Watch this space! Calls for Papers coming soon.

Read about the Rare Books and Special Collections Section program plans for WLIC 2017 in Wrocław.

7 Enero 2017

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