National Library of Australia

What's in a Name? : the role of authorities in the 21st century - January 2005

Dockside Convention Centre, Darling Park, Sydney - Monday 31st January, 2005

This seminar provided an overview of a number of Australian and international projects aiming to leverage new value from authority data. The keynote address was delivered by Dr Ed O'Neill, Consulting Research Scientist, OCLC Online Computer Library Center.

The Virtual International Authority File

Ed O'Neill (Consulting Research Scientist, OCLC Online Computer Library Center)

Portal for the People

Roxanne Missingham (National Library of Australia)
Margaret Kennedy (National Library of Australia)

Introducing the ACOC

ACOC members introduce themselves 

Archival Authorities and Open Network Information Infrastructure

Gavan McCarthy (Director, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, University of Melbourne)

FAST - Faceted Application of Subject Terminology

Ed O'Neill (Consulting Research Scientist, OCLC Online Computer Library Center)

AACR3 and Authorities

Ann Huthwaite (Queensland University of Technology and ACOC member)
Deirdre Kiorgaard (National Library of Australia, ACOC representative to the JSC)

Seminar inquiries

For inquiries regarding the seminar program:

Catherine Argus
National Library of Australia
Email: cargus@nla.gov.au

 

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