Rare Books and Manuscripts Section
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- I agree that the RBMS Controlled Vocabularies Editorial Group be formed and charged with the creation and maintenance of the RBMS thesauri and relator terms list, headed by co-chairs appointed to BSC and to RBMS Publications & Communications Committee.
- I agree that the DCRM Editorial Group, under the aegis of the Bibliographic Standards Committee, be formed and charged with the creation of a consolidated DCRM standard based on RDA.
- RBMS midwinter 2014 Curators and Conservators Discussion Group draft minutes and Information Exchange reporting on the American Printing History Association
- Midwinter 2014 Agenda: Manuscripts and Other Formats Discussion Group
- Draft Minutes of the Joint Meeting of the Curators and Conservators DG and the Manuscripts and Other Formats DG
- RBMS Information Exchange revised agenda for June 2013
- RBMS Information Exchange agenda for June 2013
- RBMS Controlled Vocabularies Agenda for Annual 2013
- Public Hearing for Descriptive Cataloging of Rare Materials (Cartographic) or DCRM(C)
- Room sharing at Annual
As of August 2014, RBMS had 1,585 members. The committee composition is determined by section leadership.
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ALA Annual Program Planning--Orlando, 2016 Committee
Controlled Vocabularies Editorial Group
Curators and Conservators Discussion Group
Descriptive Cataloging for Rare Materials Task Force
Digital Special Collections Discussion Group
RBMS Conference Local Arrangements--2016 Committee
RBMS Conference Program Planning--2016 Committee
The Rare Books and Manuscripts Section was established in 1958.
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