Teleconference 3 August 2012
Present: Kevin Marsh (ALIA/JSC Rep), Ebe Kartus (ALIA), Deirdre Kiorgaard (NLA), Catherine Argus (NLA/Chair), Robert Walls (NLA)
Rebecca Gibbs (Minutes)
Apologies: Anne Robertson (EPC Representative), David Wells (ALIA)
Welcome and apologies
Anne and David send their apologies
Minutes of previous meeting and business arising
Minutes were accepted pending minor amendment
ACOC Draft Responses to JSC Proposals
Completed actions allocated to ACOC members at the previous meeting were discussed relating to the following proposals:
RDA vocabularies - Digital representation of cartographic content
Kevin circulated an email from Margaret Stewart (LAC) querying necessity for definitions of Digital Representation of Cartographic Content a) Data type and b) object type.
ACOC agreed to respond in support of suggestions by John Attig, Gordon Dunsire and Barbara Tillett.
The following proposals were discussed:
Discussion of BL proposals postponed
Discussion of LC proposals postponed
Update on RDA Training
Catherine has received 23 expressions of interest for the RDA Train the Trainer courses so far. There is good amount of interest from University, TAFE and public libraries from most states and territories. Queensland is at present underrepresented.
Three of the EOIs received are from people outside the target scope of the training
ACOC Proposal 6JSC/ACOC/6
Kevin has prepared a draft proposal relating to use of terms describing transmission speeds of files.
ACOC supported proposal pending further research to determine if internationally accepted standards exist for these technical terms
TBA. Three teleconferences to be scheduled in August and September