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Thursday, March 10 • 9:30am - 10:30am
VRA Data Standards Committee

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To develop, advocate and promote standard descriptive practices in visual resources collections that will facilitate the management, organization, and exchange of information.

 Welcome and Introductions

  1. Announcements
  2. Leadership Changes - appoint new DSC co-chair

 Updates - DSC Working Groups & Representatives / Liaisons

  1. Embedded Metadata Working Group - Greg Reser
  2. Cataloging and Metadata Survey Working Group - Zoe Waldron
  3. XML Transform Tool Working Group - Matthias Arnold, Susan Jane Williams
  4. VRA Core Oversight Committee - Johanna Bauman, Michael Dulock
  5. VRAF Cataloging Cultural Objects Task Force - Sheryl Frisch 
  6. LC MARC Advisory Committee - Sherman Clarke      

New Business

  1. Mid-term Report
  2. Scope and charge for LOD Working Group
  3. Getty Project (AAT + image URIs)
  4. June Meeting (proposed date)
  5. VRA 35 (Mar. 29 - April 1, 2017, Louisville, KY): ideas for sessions, workshops, posters, etc.
  6. other new business

Next Meeting

June 2016

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Heidi Raatz

Collections Information Specialist
Heidi Raatz is the former Collections Information Specialist at the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia), where she also served as the museum's Rights & Reproductions officer. Her expertise includes visual resources management, cataloging and metadata standards, and intellectual property... Read More →

Thursday March 10, 2016 9:30am - 10:30am
Elliot Bay Room The Seattle Westin 1900 5th Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101

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