2nd international ISNI Summit for Libraries: a report

The 2nd international ISNI Summit for Libraries was held on 26th-27th June 2019 at the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF).

Organized by the BnF and the British Library, the Summit attracted 36 participants, including representatives from 17 national and research libraries as well as representatives from the ISNI International Agency and OCLC.

The outcome of the Summit is a statement calling for the creation of an ISNI Consultation Group for Libraries. This is available on the Bibliothèque nationale de France's website, together with presentations delivered over the two days: https://bit.ly/2jZ6LpO



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