Common Ground: Exploring Compatibilities Between the Linked Data Models of the Library of Congress and OCLC. Carol Jean Godby and Ray Denenberg

« … Key highlights:

 Work on the Library of Congress’ BIBFRAME vocabulary has advanced nearly to the point of testing its use for original cataloging, which they will be doing later this year.

– OCLC has published linked data on WorldCat.org using both the Schema.org vocabulary as well as extensions to that vocabulary defined at BiblioGraph.net.

– LC and OCLC continue to work collaboratively to identify the different use cases of these efforts and how they complement each other in a rich bibliographic universe (…) »

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