UKSG Transfer Code of Practice to be Maintained by NISO

« … The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) and UKSG announce that the Transfer Code of Practice will now be supported and maintained by NISO. The Code provides voluntary guidelines for publishers to follow when transferring journal titles between parties to ensure that the journal content remains easily accessible by librarians and readers. NISO has republished Transfer version 3.0 as a NISO Recommended Practice (NISO RP-24-2015) and will move all supporting documentation to the NISO website. A NISO Standing Committee has been established to manage the ongoing support of the Transfer Code of Practice (…)

The Transfer Code of Practice is available on the NISO website from the Transfer Standing Committee’s webpage: www.niso.org/workrooms/transfer/ (…) »