Monthly Archives: April 2012

How is Libraries Australia planning to implement RDA?

The National Library of Australia, along with the Library of Congress, British Library, Library & Archives Canada, U.S. National Agricultural Library, and U.S. National Library of Medicine have agreed to implement RDA in the first quarter of 2013. During the more...

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Maximum record length in Libraries Australia

The NSW User Group has asked a question about the length of Libraries Australia records that contain table of contents data. The question and Libraries Australia’s answer follow. Question: Can Libraries Australia improve the quality of the machine generated Table more...

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Improved printing from LA website

Our friendly Web Services team have tweaked our website to improve the printing of pages from the site. Using your web browser print function you can now print pages from the website cleanly - without, navigation, sidebar or footers – more...

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March RAP and GOVRAP now available

March Recent Australian Publications (RAP) and Recent Australian Government Publications (GovRAP) files are now available. Files are available sorted either alphabetically or by dewey classification. They also come in two formats, for viewing within the website (HTML) or in a more...

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Public holidays and requests

When you request an item on LADD, the system automatically takes into accounts any public holidays and will calculate the expiry time of your requests accordingly. There is no need to suspend your library over the Easter period because of more...

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