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LITA Standards Interest Group Meeting Notes -- ALA Annual Conference 2010

The LITA Standards Interest Group met at the Hilton Washington on June 27, 2010 from 4:00pm-5:30pm. Todd Carpenter, NISO, chaired the panel discussion. Brian Green from the ISBN Agency discussed new identifiers in the e-book universe; Mark Bide, the Executive Director of EDItEUR, discussed the growing ONIX family of metadata standards for books, serials and usage rights; Dr. Vinod Chachra, VTLS, brought the audience up-to-date on RFID standards; Grace Agnew, Rutgers University, discussed the work of the I2 Working Group on institutional identifiers; and Jeff Beck and Tommie Usdin discussed their work on the standardized markup for journal articles and Z 39.96.