DCMI Community Updates

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Tue, Nov 7, 2023, 17:00 South Korea Time
( 07 Nov 23 08:00 UTC )
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Tue, Nov 7, 2023, 18:00 South Korea Time
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Alasdair MacDonald


  • Alasdair MacDonald

    University of Edinburgh

    Alasdair MacDonald is the Metadata and University Collections Facility Manager at Edinburgh University Library, where he has worked since 2014. The work of the Metadata Team is mainly focussed on the RDA and MARC21 standards, with recent initiatives including the production of metadata for the University's digitised thesis collections and addressing heritage collections backlogs. Alasdair's previous role was Head of Bibliographic Maintenance and Authority Control at the Bodleian Library, Oxford University. Alasdair is the vice Chair of the CILIP Metadata and Discovery Group Scotland committee and the current Chair of the DCMI Governing Board.