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Boston Library Consortium and NISO announce membership agreement – Plus More ATG News & Announcements for 1/24/24

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Library Technology Guides report “The Boston Library Consortium and the National Information Standards Organization have announced an agreement to provide NISO Library Standards Alliance membership to all BLC members through December 31, 2026. The agreement will extend full LSA membership benefits to BLC’s 25 member libraries, granting them free access to NISO’s educational webinars program, unlimited participation in NISO Working Groups and Standing Committees, and discounted registration for all non-webinar events, including the annual NISO Plus conference.


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Registration open for the RLUK24 Conference

#RLUK24 Virtual Conference :: 20-22 March 2024

New Frontiers: The expanding scope of the modern research library

Registration is now open for the RLUK24 Conference, being held virtually on 20-24 March. Full details, including information on bursaries and networking grants, can be found on the RLUK Conference website.

The role of the research library continues to expand as formats multiply, technology advances, and the expectations of the research community grow. As in many sectors, AI has the potential to significantly shift the research process, research dissemination, and workflows. All aspects of library activity could be impacted, from content creation, cataloguing and metadata, through to interactions with researchers. But with these exciting possibilities come ethical considerations and the need to consider the impact on both staff and users of libraries. RLUK24 seeks to consider the potential of AI but will give space to pause and consider the implications of such rapid and significant change. …”

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