News and announcements

25 Jul 2016 Following the EURIG 2016 annual meeting, the interim UK representation on the RDA Steering Committee has been merged with the Deutsche NationalBibliothek to form an interim Europe Region representation.
25 Feb 2016 This website has been updated with the new names and branding of the RDA governance structure. For further information see the announcement RDA Governance review takes first step in implementation.
1 Oct 2015 The BL and CILIP representation to the Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA (JSC) have been merged into a single UK representation. Alan Danskin (British Library) will continue to be a member of the JSC as the UK representative. UK repesentation will be replaced by a Europe region representation in due course, as part of changes to the RDA governance structure. For further information see the announcement Changes to RDA Governance in the UK.
1 Jan 2014 Galen Jones (National Library of Wales) is the new CILIP representative to the Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA (JSC). He replaces Gordon Dunsire (Independent Consultant) who is new JSC Chair for 2014-2015.
18 Dec 2013 RDA is the theme of issue 173 of Catalogue & Index: Periodical of the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) Cataloguing and Indexing Group. It includes contributions by several members of the CILIP-BL Committee on RDA. Access to the online version is restricted to CIG members for up to a year.
4-8 Nov 2013 The Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA (JSC) met in Washington, DC, USA, at the American Library Association Washington Office. Outcomes of the meeting are available.
5-9 Nov 2012 The Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA (JSC) met in Chicago, Illinois, USA, at the American Library Association Headquarters. Outcomes of the meeting are available.
11 Oct 2012 Neil Nicholson (Team Leader, Electronic Resources, National Library of Scotland) has been elected as the Chair of the CILIP-BL Committee on RDA.
19 Jun 2012 Gordon Dunsire (Independent Consultant) has been confirmed as the CILIP representative on the Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA.

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