Sunday, June 14, 2015

Libhub Initiative

RDA Blog



IMAGINE if libraries could represent themselves together in a way the Web could see and understand.

The objective of The Libhub Initiative is to publish BIBFRAME resources to the Web, cross-link resources which are common among libraries, and, through cross-linking improve the ability for people to discover these resources on the open Web. The goal is ultimately that users would then be able to click on appropriate resources and be taken back to the library’s catalog. 

Read this RDA Blog post to know about the Libhub Initiative, BIBFRAME and the Linked Data in Libraries