Standards related to Serials, Continuing Resources and Scholarly Communication showcased at IFLA WLIC 2019, Athens, Greece

IFLA Serials and Other Continuing Resource section and IFLA Committee on Standards are sponsoring a joint session about standards related to serials, continuing resources and scholarly communication (Skalkotas Room, 28.08.2019, 08:30 – 10:30). The session will be chaired by Meg Mering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries, and Gaëlle Béquet, ISSN IC Director. Seven presentations are scheduled on topics such as the revision of ISO 3297 – ISSN standard, the application of the FRBR/LRM model to continuing resources and the application of Pressoo model to Iranian serials. The full IFLA WLIC 2019 program is available at .

The ISSN International Centre will attend COASP

The 11th Conference on Open Access Scholarly Publishing (COASP) will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark from 24-26 September 2019. Nathalie Cornic, Head of the Metadata and Technical Coordination of the ISSN Network Department, will attend the conference. This is the opportunity for ISSN International Centre to hear about new trends in Open Access, all of which might interest the development of ROAD, the ISSN Directory of Open Access Resources.

ISSN IC @ 16th International Conference about Digital Preservation (IPres, 16-20 September 2019, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

ISSN IC will participate in the 16th International Conference about Digital Preservation by giving a lightning talk about the Keepers’ Registry ( that will soon be added to the portfolio of services provided by the ISSN Portal ( Gaëlle Béquet, Director of the ISSN International Centre, and Peter Burnhill, Advisor to the ISSN IC Director, will meet with supporting archiving agencies attending iPRES on Sept. 19th, 2019. Conference program is available at .

ISSN Newsletter

The ISSN Newsletter n°79, September 2019 is now available!