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Collaborating communities: the RDA experience and its implications for common information environments

Dunsire, Gordon (2008) Collaborating communities: the RDA experience and its implications for common information environments. In: 11th Seminar on Archives, Libraries, Museums, 2007-11-21 - 2007-11-23.

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This paper is presented as a case study which describes the interactions between several communities with a common interest in developing standards related to bibliographic information retrieval. Such interactions have mainly taken the form of a meeting followed by a programme of substantive work mutually agreed and carried out as a collaborative venture between technical representatives of those communities. The case study is therefore presented in the chronological order of those meetings.