May 23, 2022

Video: “BIBFRAME Goes International” (Presentation at LC)

The “BIBFRAME Goes International” seminar was recorded at the Library of Congress on April 9. 2019.


BIBFRAME, a Library of Congress data model for bibliographic description designed to replace the MARC standards, is seeing activity around the globe. In this presentation, Library staff review current activity of the BIBFRAME model on the international scene, including how Europe is exploring BIBFRAME, the interest in other parts of the globe and a large new project closer to home. Included are developments in the roles being played in the support of BIBFRAME by the Program for Cooperative Cataloging and the Italian book and metadata supplier, Casalini Libr


  • Judith Cannan
  • Paul Frank
  • Les Hawkins
  • Sally McCallum
  • Beacher Wiggins,
  • Jodi Williamschen,

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See Also: BIBFRAME Website and BIBFRAME FAQs

See Also: BIBFRAME Update Forum at ALA Midwinter (January 27, 2019)

See Also: Previous BIBFRAME Events Recorded at LC

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