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As more content gets digitized – as more books get digitized and made searchable, and book metadata refers to many, many kinds of products – it’s necessary to use other identifiers to help organize all that information and make it find-able. The ISBN only goes so far – it unambiguously identifies an edition of a… Continue reading It’s Not Just ISBNs Anymore: ISTC
On Wednesday, May 16 I’ll be starting a new position at R. R. Bowker, doing product management for DOI, ISNI, and ISTC (a standard desperately in need of further work). For those who know how I feel about identifiers, metadata, discoverability, and standards…it was an offer I couldn’t refuse. All of which is to say, #ISBNhour… Continue reading What’s Next