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FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology) Available as Linked Data

OCLC has made available FAST (Faceted Application of Subject Terminology) as Linked Data. OCLC describes FAST as “an enumerative, faceted subject heading schema derived from the Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH)”; i.e., an un-coordinated version of LCSH. Like LCSH, … Continue reading

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New Legal Digital Preservation Archive Agreement Between LIPA & OCLC

A new agreement to facilitate the long-term preservation of digital legal information was announced today by the parties to the agreement, the Legal Information Preservation Alliance (LIPA) and OCLC. The agreement provides for “a discounted pricing program to allow [LIPA] … Continue reading

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