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NASIG Standards Committee Announcement: COUNTER 5 release

COUNTER is developing a new release, COUNTER 5. COUNTER 5 will have fewer reports, 36 reduced to 15, and fewer metric types, 25 fields  reduced to 10, but aims to be more flexible and have more of a focus on … Continue reading

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Updated Transfer Code of Practice for journal transfer released

Oxford, UK — 12 July 2013 — The UKSG Transfer Working Group today released Version 3.0 of its Code of Practice for public comment http://www.uksg.org/transfer/Code). Key updates in Version 3.0 deal with new content types, HTTP redirects, subscriber types, nomenclature, … Continue reading

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NISO Publishes PIE-J Recommended Practice

Several NASIG members have been involved in this effort, and we can all benefit from taking a look and getting the word out. The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) announces the publication of a new Recommended Practice: PIE-J: Presentation & … Continue reading

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NISO Virtual Conference: EPUB3 and the Future of Interoperable E-books

NISO Virtual Conference: EPUB3 and the Future of Interoperable E-books: What Libraries Need to Know Virtual conferences are new type of educational event that NISO is offering this year. These 5-6 hour conferences are held online in webinar-like formats, with … Continue reading

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NISO COUNTER-SUSHI Implementation Profile

The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) announces the publication of the COUNTER-SUSHI Implementation Profile (NISO RP-14-2012). The new Recommended Practice provides a practical implementation structure to be used in the creation of reports and services related to harvesting of COUNTER … Continue reading

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NISO PIE-J Recommended Practice, Draft for Comment Available

NISO has released the draft Recommended Practice “PIE-J: Presentation & Identification of E-Journals” (NISO RP-16-201x) for public review and comment through July 5, 2012. This Recommended Practice was developed to provide guidance on the presentation of e-journals–particularly in the areas … Continue reading

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NISO Issues COUNTER-SUSHI Implementation Profile for Public Comment

The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) announces the availability of NISO SUSHI Protocol: COUNTER-SUSHI Implementation Profile (NISO RP-14-201X) for a public comment period ending on January 20, 2012.  This Recommended Practice provides a practical implementation structure to be used in … Continue reading

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