Friday, February 27, 2009

NLC Staff Meeting Held Today

The Annual Staff Meeting of National Library of China was held today in NLC Concert Hall. About 1000 staff members attended the meeting. Dr. Furui Zhan, Director of the library, presented a report for the year of 2008 and a plan for the year of 2009. Mr. Heping Zhou, Vice-Minister of Culture, also attended the meeting.
During the meeting, the Chinese Acquisitions & Cataloging Department (I am the director of the department) received two awards respectively for the excellent services of the Online Library Cataloging Center and for the innovative services though the cooperation of Chinese bibliographic records uploaded to OCLC's WorldCat.

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

Workshop on the Digital Collection Development and Sharing

Workshop on the Digital Collection Development and Sharing


Opening Ceremony 开幕式(8:30—9:00)
Moderator: Sun Tan,Director, Information Resources Section of Society of Science and Technology Information of China; Deputy Director, Researcher, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences
主持人:孙 坦 中国科技情报学会信息资源专来委员会主任
Welcoming Remarks from
Library Society of China
Acquisition and Collection Development Section of IFLA
Collection Development and Sharing Section, Library Society of China

国际图联资源采访与建设专业委员会主席Lynn F. Sipe致辞

Agenda (9:00-11:50)
The Changing Collections for eScience: What That Means for Libraries?(9:00--9:20)
Julia GELFAND,Library of University of California, Irvine, USA
Julia GELFAND,美国加州大学欧文分校图书馆
Comments (question and translation) 提问(9:20 - 9:30)

JULAP: Juba University Library Automation Project(9:30 - 9:50)
JULAP: Juba大学图书馆自动化项目
Ole Gunnar Evensen,University of Bergen Library, Norway
Ole Gunnar Evensen,挪威卑尔根大学图书馆
Comments(question and translation) 提问(9:50 - 10:00)

Coffee Break 茶歇(10:00-10:20)

Digitizing Collections at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill(10:20-10:40)
北卡罗来纳大学Chapel Hill分校图书馆的馆藏数字化
Nadia Zilper, Library of University of North Carolina at ChapelHill, USA
Nadia Zilper,美国北卡罗来纳大学Chapel Hill分校图书馆
Comments(question and translation) 提问(10:40-10:50)
Promoting the Chinese Scientific Innovation to the World----Chinese Science Citation Database on the platform of ISI Web of Knowledge(10:50-11:10)
推动中国科学创新走向世界--ISI Web of Knowledge 平台上的中国科学引文数据库(CSCD)
YUE Weiping,Thomson Reuters
岳卫平 汤姆森路透科技信息集团
Comments(question and translation) 提问(11:10-11:20)

Discussion(translation included) 交流讨论(11:20-11:50)

Lunch 午餐(12:00-13:30)

Agenda (13:30-17:00)
Moderator: CHU Jingli, Head of Subject Librarian Services Department, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences
主持人:初景利 中国科学院国家科学图书馆学科咨询部主任

Development of Digital Resources in CAS(13:30--14:00)
ZHAO Yan, Associate Research Librarian, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences
赵艳 中国科学院国家科学图书馆副研究馆员

The Cooperative Collection Development of Academic Libraries in China(14:00—14:30)
XIAO Long, Deputy Director, CALIS National Information Center in Science, Social Science and Humanities
YAO Xiaoxia, Vice Secretary General, CALIS Management Center
肖珑   中国高等教育文献保障体系(CALIS)全国文理中心主任
姚晓霞 中国高等教育文献保障体系(CALIS)管理中心副秘书长

Chinese Resource Development in National Library of China(14:30—15:00)
GU Ben, Director, Chinese Acquisitions & Cataloging Department, National Library of China
顾犇 国家图书馆中文采编部主任

The Digital Resource and Service of Library of Academy of Social Sciences of China(15:00—15:30)
JIANG Ying, Deputy Director, Library of Academy of Social Sciences of China
蒋颖 中国社会科学院图书馆副馆长

Coffee Break 茶歇(15:30--15:50)

Discussion 交流讨论(15:50-17:00)
Moderator: LIU Xiwen,Head of Operational Office, National Science Library, Chinese Academy of Sciences
主持人:刘细文 中国科学院国家科学图书馆业务处处长

Closing Ceremony 闭幕式
Summary 会议总结

Monday, February 23, 2009

Multilingual ICP Statements to Be Published

The final version of the Statement of International Cataloguing Principles and its translations in major languages will be published on the IFLA site very soon at the following address:
Before then, I put the Chinese translation on my personal website at the following address:
to promote its distribution according the resolution of IME ICC (at the last page of the text).

Meeting for Library Legislation Held in Beijing

Today, a meeting of the Study Group for the "Ancient Book Preservation Regulation" and "Public Library Law" is held in National Library of China, Beijing.
The results of the study will provide supporting materials for the drafting of the above-mentioned regulation and law in late this year.

Monday, February 16, 2009

NLC middle manager meeting held in Beijing

Semiannual meeting of middle managers of National Library of China is held in Fragrant Hill Hotel, Beijing, during February 17-19, 2009.
During the meeting, participants will discuss the work plan for the year 2009 and the future development strategies for the next five years.

Thursday, February 12, 2009

NLC Staff Congress Held Today

The Congress of Staff Representatives of National Library of China was held today. The representatives reviewed NLC's 2008 Annual Report and 2009 Annual Plan, 2008 Financial Report and 2009 Annual Budget, and the report for the bills submitted during 2008.