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O trafico ilicito do patrimonio bibliografico na América Latina e Caribe

A conference on illegal trafficking of bibliographical cultural heritage will take place at the National Library of Brazil

23 November 2018

Survey on rare materials cataloguing with RDA

In the last years an increasing number of libraries are adopting RDA as a cataloguing standard. Still, what happens to their rare materials?

7 May 2018 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Metadata, Rare books and manuscripts

Programme now available for IFLA RBSCS 2018 Mid-term conference in Oslo!

Programme for one-day conference on large-scale collaboration strategies and infrastructures to enhance the use of digital heritage collections, 12 April 2018 (Oslo)

27 February 2018 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Conferences, Norway, digital heritage collections, Digitization, IIIF, Collaboration

Announcing an international conference: “Cultural Heritage in Latin American and Caribbean Libraries: challenges and perspectives”

27-28 September 2017. Biblioteca Nacional “Mariano Moreno”, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Sponsored by the Biblioteca Nacional “Mariano Moreno” and IFLA Rare Books and Special Collections Section

18 May 2017 | Rare Books and Special Collections, Cultural heritage, Latin America and the Caribbean

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