Call for papers on RDA: Resource Description and Access
Alexandria: The Journal of National and International Library and Information Issues invites submissions for a themed issue on RDA: Resource Description and Access.
With the Library of Congress adopting the new international cataloguing standard RDA in March 2013, we are seeking articles on national libraries’ policy or implementation decisions or on the implications for academic, public and special libraries of the adoption of RDA at a national level.
A process of double peer review will be applied. Abstracts are due Friday 14 December 2012 and the full manuscript for selected articles will be due Friday 26 April 2013. The themed issue will be published in Summer 2013.
Abstracts should be no more than 1000 words.
cfFull articles should be between 4000 and 7500 words long.
Short communications should be no more than 3000 words long.
Author guidelines are available at
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