Type of Group and General Comments
All Groups have a specific charge to work within the boundaries of their Working Group. Task Force members are asked to focus on the interest of the consortium rather than their own institution.
Complete a moderate revision of the Alliance's Best Practices for EAD that incorporates the following:
- DACS 2nd edition
- Digital content linking
- Any needed updates in browsing terms
- Removing ID attributes
- Revising approach to MARC records
- Repository registry best practices
- Complete Best Practices revision, including opportunity for program participant review and comment, by 2015 March 27.
- Infrastructure changes to implement the Best Practices are to be implemented in April with all members using them by May 1.
- The launch of the redesigned site is scheduled for July 1.
As time allows, continue to monitor the status of the following and make recommendations as needed:
- RDA implementation and support at the Alliance