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Exploring the Art Libraries and Galleries of Jisc Library Hub Discover

This month we turn our attention to the art libraries of Jisc Library Hub Discover and what an amazing collection we have! From university campus libraries to national galleries, specialist art colleges and internationally renowned institutions – the art libraries of Jisc Library Hub are astoundingly impressive. Art History, sculpture, fine and decorative arts, portraits, […]

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Towards a National Metadata Agreement (with OCLC)

Those of you who have been following the Plan M discussions (and who also may have participated in the recent consultation about national metadata agreements) will no doubt be wondering where things have got to and what’s next? By way of a recap, the objective of the consultation was to understand whether there was appetite […]

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The Music Libraries and Conservatoires of Jisc Library Hub Discover

In this month’s blog post we will be focusing on the incredible music libraries of Jisc Library Hub Discover and exploring further the resources that they have to offer.  Sheet music, scores, sound recordings, light music, film scores, chamber collections and so much more! Here is a selection of the wonderful music libraries that you […]

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Library Hub Discover – Spotlight on the Medical Libraries

Jisc Library Hub Discover brings together the catalogues of over 172 major UK and Irish libraries. In this month’s blog post we will be focusing on the medical libraries which contribute to our service and finding out more about the amazing resources these libraries have to offer. Here’s a selection of the medical libraries you […]

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Data Licensing NBK Plan M Survey

Consultation on National Bibliographic Metadata Agreements

Building on the recommendations of the Remodelling the Library Data Marketplace consultancy work, Jisc has been in preliminary discussions with two key library data suppliers to explore whether it might be possible to reach national agreements for the supply, use and re-use of bibliographic metadata. We have reached the point in our discussions with OCLC […]