News and announcements

News and announcements from the CILIP-BL Committee on RDA 

  • 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.
  • 1-4 Nov 2011
    The Joint Steering Committee for Development of RDA will meet at The Teacher Building, 14 St Enoch Square, Glasgow G1 4DB, UK from Tuesday 1st to Friday 4th November 2011. Further details and a draft agenda are available on the JSC website. CILIP members are welcome to attend to observe the meeting, except for the closed sessions (see draft agenda on website for details). Those who wish to observe the meeting must contact Katharine Gryspeerdt, the CILIP/BL Secretary by Thursday 27 October 2011.

For pre 2011 news and announcements, head here.