BIBFRAME Task Force

Charge

  • --Provide a voice for the music library community in the formation and testing of the Bibliographic Framework Initiative (BIBFRAME)

  • --Test the BIBFRAME schema and the LC MARC-to-BIBFRAME converter with regards to how they handle music materials, including scores and sound recordings

  • --Provide feedback to LC and Zepheira on particular areas of interest for music, such as medium of performance, genre, preferred titles and name-title authorities

  • --Identify a means for continually monitoring, evaluating and testing BIBFRAME implementations

  • --Make recommendations regarding how MLA can best communicate BIBFRAME development to the MLA community and voice responses to BIBFRAME development

  • --Test BIBFRAME implementations for particular areas of music resources

  • --Monitor training opportunities in which music librarians could participate and share information about such opportunities

For more information, please see the Task Force's page on the MLA website.

Recent Documents

Members

  • Kimmy Szeto, Chair
  • James Soe Nyun (ex officio)
  • Anne Adams
  • Anna Alfeld
  • Kirk-Evan Billet
  • Catherine Busselen
  • Kevin Kishimoto
  • Lisa McFall
  • Sophie Rondeau
  • Tracey Snyder
  • William Vanden Dries
  • Hermine Vermeij
  • Laura Yust (LC)