Records in Context–Call for Comments

MARA Blog

Published: September 285 2016 by Anna Maloney

The International Council on Archives (ICA) Experts Group on Archival Description (EGAD) has announced the release for public comment the initial draft of the first part of a two-part standard for archival description named Records in Context (RiC). When completed, the standard will include a conceptual model (RiC-CM), and a formal ontology (RiC-O). The current release of the initial draft of RiC-CM will remain available for public comment until December 31, 2016. A draft of RiC-O will be released for public comment in late 2016. 

RiC-CM is available here http://ica-egad.org/ric/conceptual-model/RiC-CM-0.1.pdf

Comments can be sent to egad@ica.org