Authority Data on the Web
This 1/2 day event will include an overview of VIAF – a service that relies significantly on the cooperation of libraries from around the world -- and presentations of use cases that illustrate VIAF’s value.
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Welcome and Opening
Mary Sauer-Games (OCLC), Beacher Wiggins (Library of Congress)
Session 1: VIAF Overview
Edward T. O’Neill (OCLC, retired)
VIAF: A Personal Reflection
Thom Hickey (OCLC)
Session 2: VIAF Use Cases
ISNI and VIAF
Leveraging VIAF in the Social Networks and Archival Context (SNAC)
Daniel Pitti (SNAC)
How Does Authority Data Enhance the Web and the World of Scholarship?
Clifford Lynch (CNI)
Cross-domain Use of VIAF in Spain: Four Use Cases
Ricardo Santos Muñoz (BNE)
Vincent Boulet (BnF)
Chartered Bus Departs OCLC
12 August 2016
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Eastern Daylight Time, North America [UTC -4]
6600 Kilgour Pl, Dublin, OH 43017
OCLC Conference Center Lakeside Room