C104: Interoperable Platforms & Linked Data

Track C: (International Ballroom West) —  Community Engagement – Monday 23 October 
15:15 – 16:00

Linked data has been getting a lot of hype in the library world and elsewhere. But is it just hype or is there really something there worth knowing about? This session focuses on exactly what linked data might have to offer for our library metadata future and, more importantly, the user services which depend on our data. What new kinds of services and user interactions become possible with linked data? How will this impact our bibliographic universe? Appropriate for anyone working in a library, these questions and more are tackled by our expert big thinker!

Presented by: Roy Tennant