Know & Go: BibFrame 2.0 Vocabulary

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Course Details
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Target Audience: 
Catalogers and others interested in the development of BibFrame a possible replacement for MARC 21.
Course Description

Version 2.0 of the vocabulary for BibFrame, the LC-led initiative to evolve bibliographic description into a linked data model, was released April 2016. This vocabulary changes and expands the initial vocabulary and provides new specifications for various parts of the standard. This Know & Go reviews the revised model and explain some of the specifications.

Learning objectives for this session include
  • List the parts of the new conceptual model
  • Review RDF metadata terminologies and metadata vocabularies
  • Discuss BibFrame 2.0 RDF Conventions
  • Demonstrate sample BibFrame 2.0 specifications.
Homework Expectations
  • None
  • This event is open to group registration; no CEUs are available for this event.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
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