Committee to Study Serials Standards meetings at Midwinter Ruth Christ 319-335-5895 21 Jan 1992 01:09 UTC
----------------------------Original message---------------------------- ALCTS Serials Section Committee to Study Serials Standards Saturday, January 25, 1992 11:30-12:30 San Antonio Convention Center - Patio A and Monday, January 27, 1992 11:30-12:30 St. Anthony Hotel Dallas Room Agenda for Saturday meeting I. Introductions and announcements II. General business --Mailing list --Minutes distribution --Processing of NISO ballots III. Follow-up reports --Committee article on implementation of serials standards within the serials industry --Preconference Summer 1992 IV. Discussion topics (audience contributions invited) --Are there any areas of serials for which standards are lacking or inadequate? If so, who should address the problems? --Topics for summer ALA Agenda for Monday meeting I. Myron B. Chace, NISO Representative (Library of Congress) will discuss Z39.71, the NISO standard which combines the previous standards for serials holdings statements (Z39.44-1986) and non serial holdings (Z39.57-1990). This standard is still in the balloting process. II. Brief discussion of NISO Z39.50, Information Retrieval Application Service Definition and Protocol Specifications for Open Systems Interconnections which is also in the balloting process. III. Continuation of any agenda topics not completed Saturday. Anyone wishing to suggest discussion topics for Summer ALA may submit them at either meeting or may send them to: Ruth Christ, CADRTHTS@UIAMVS or RUTH-CHRIST@UIOWA.EDU, Serials Cataloging Unit Head, University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA 52242.