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Berlin 8 Conference 2010

From October 25-27, I represented FAO at the Berlin 8 conference on open access publishing, ...

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FRBR Implementation and User Research

We have been invited to participate in the panel "FRBR Implementation and User Research" organized by Marcia Zeng, Yin Zhang and Athena Salaba at ASI&ST 2010. The presentation will be...

REPORT: The FAO Authority Description Concept Scheme


This section reports the work done to create the FAO Authority Description Concept Scheme and to integrate it in the FAO Open Archive Content Model. Section I describes the current situation of FAODOC authorized data in which a record belongs to a single form of name, meaning no cross-references are created between variant, language equivalent, authorized and out dated form of names.