Section Archive

This page contains links to pages that no longer have links from current Cataloguing Section pages, either because they are no longer current or because they have been superseded by later information.

Annual Reports

Meeting Reports

Conferences and Seminars

IFLA Meetings of Experts on an International Cataloguing Code (IME ICC)

International and National Cataloguing Rules: Current Situation and Future Trends, Moscow, 20-24 April 1999: Conference Report

Strategic Plans

Strategic Plan 2007/2009

Strategic Plan 2006/2007

Strategic Plan, 2004/2005

Medium-Term Programme 1998/2001

Activities fulfilling Action Plan, 1998/99


International Standard Bibliographic Descriptions (superseded)

FRBR, object-oriented definition, version 0.8.1


Guidance on the Nature, Implementation, and
Evaluation of Metadata Schemas in Libraries:
Final Report of the IFLA Cataloguing Section Working Group on the Use of Metadata Schemas

(31 July 2005; report not approved by the Cataloguing Section)


Working Group on the Expression Entity (FRBR)

World-wide reviews

Draft of a proposed Area 0 of the ISBD
Deadline: 30 January 2009

Statement of International Cataloguing Principles
Deadline: 30 June 2008

Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records: section on the expression entity
Deadline: 31 December 2006

Draft of ISBD: International Standard Bibliographic Description — 2006 consolidated edition
Deadline: 15 October 2006

ISBD(CM), 2004 revision
Deadline: 31 March 2005

ISBD(ER), 2004 revision

Deadline: 1 May 2004

ISBD(G), 2003 revision
Deadline: February 2004

World-wide review of Guidelines for OPAC displays
Deadline: 13 February 2004

World-wide review of Guidance on the structure, content, and application of metadata records for digital resources and collections
Deadline: 16 February 2004

ISBD(M), 2000 changes
Deadline: 15 July 2000


Last update: 5 October 2012