NYTSL Fall Program, Wed. December 4, 2013

“Authority Control in an Out-of-Control World”: A panel presentation featuring:

Ethan Gruber, Web and Database Developer, American Numismatic Society

Building Interlinked Prosopographies: A New Approach.

Ethan Gruber will discuss the development of xEAC (https://github.com/ewg118/xEAC), an open source framework for creating, maintaining, and publishing collections of EAC-CPF records using XForms, a W3C standard for editing XML in next-generation web forms.

Daniel Starr, Associate Chief Librarian, Thomas J. Watson Library, Metropolitan Museum of Art

Daniel Starr will discuss authority vendors.

Rebecca Guenther, Senior Networking and Standards Specialist, Library of Congress; Metadata Consultant and Adjunct Professor, NYU Moving Image Archiving and Preservation Program

Rebecca Guenther will be speaking on id.loc.gov, controlled vocabularies as linked data, and authorities in the BIBFRAME model.

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Registration and Refreshments: 5:00-6:00 PM
NYTSL Business Meeting & Program: 6:00-8:00 PM

The New York Public Library
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, South Court Auditorium
476 Fifth Avenue (at 42nd Street)
New York, NY 10018
United States