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Data Quality Follow-up Webinar Tuesday 14th July: Book Now

Following our introductory webinars in June, we have had a good response to the consultation about data quality measures in the NBK and thank those who have completed the questionnaire to date.  The consultation period closes today, Tuesday 30th June. Bookings are now open for the Data Quality Follow-up Webinar: Tuesday 14th July 2 – […]

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CMCAB Data LHCAB Library Hub Cataloguing NBK

Data Quality: give us your views

The consultation period has now closed.  A follow-up webinar will run on the 14th July. Following the introductory webinars held on 9th and 10th June , the next stage of our consultation process is to give you the opportunity to look at our draft quality measures, and to comment on them through a questionnaire.  We […]

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Data quality: how do we measure it?

Join our consultation events to help draft a method for assessing record quality: part of our early plans to develop a Library Hub Analytics service. One aim of the NBK has been to support libraries in reviewing catalogue data and helping to raise quality where this may be needed, improving catalogues locally as well as […]

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Moving Plan M Forwards – We Need Your Help!

So … I know we’re in the middle of a global pandemic; and the UK is in lockdown; and everyone has got a lot on their minds … BUT, we do need to press on with Plan M! If anyone hasn’t heard of it, or needs a reminder of what it is, feel free to […]

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What is “Plan M”?

Plan M is a very wide-ranging discussion that has been going on throughout the second half of 2019 involving many different stakeholders across the library community. The ‘M’ stands for ‘metadata’. In a nutshell, the way that metadata for academic and specialist libraries is created, sold, licensed, shared and re-used in the UK needs a […]