Stay Connected with Us: Its All Free!

LIS Links Digest
LIS Links News and Announcements Email SubscriptionLIS Links News and Announcements Google Plus Page FollowLIS Links News and Announcements Facebook Page LikeLIS Links News and Announcements Twitter FollowLIS Links RSS Feed
LIS Links Jobs LIS Links Jobs Email Subscription LIS Links Jobs RSS Feed Subscription
LIS Links Events LIS Links Events Email Subscription LIS Links Events RSS Feed Subscription
LIS Links Forum LIS Links Forum Email Subscription LIS Links Forum RSS Feed Subscription
LIS Links Photo LIS Links Photo Email Subscription LIS Links Photo RSS Feed Subscription
LIS Links Video LIS Links Video Email Subscription LIS Links Video RSS Feed Subscription
Facebook Group | Google Plus Profile
To Join our Free Mobile Alert Send an SMS
JOIN LLINKS to 9220092200

24 Hours Approval Policy of LIS Links

If your Forum / Job / Event / Group / Photo / Video is not approved within 24 hours of posting, then you are requested kindly to report it Here

LIS Links Administrators

Members Administrator: Badan Barman
Event Administrator: B. Asadullah
Forum Administrator: Manjunath K S
Blog Administrator: Munesh Kumar
Photo Administrator: Niharika Saikia
Video Administrator: Selvam M
Chat Administrator: Äshök ßhatt
Group Administrator Kankana Baishya

LIS Links Statistics

1. Date of Origin: 26th February, 2008.
2. Creator: Badan Barman.
3. Daily Pageviews: 9,583 (Average).
4. Members: 20,590.
5. Discussions Postings: 8,552.
6. Job Postings: 5,246.
7. Events Postings: 973.
8. Photos Postings: 1,358.
9. Videos Postings: 4.
10. Groups: 133.
11. Broadcast Message Subscribers19,205.
12. LIS Links Digest Subscribers: 8,559.
13. SMS Subscribers: 542.
14. Google Plus Followers: 90.
15. Facebook Likes: 7,591.
16. Twitter Followers: 571.
17. Alexa Rank: 10,015 in India.

Some important facts about him

Michael Panzer Appointed New DDC Editor in Chief

Life has been a little topsy-turvy of late in Dewey editorial land. After almost 20 years at the helm as Editor in Chief of the DDC, Joan Mitchell retired at the end of last week. This week has seen the appointment of a new Editor in Chief. Quoting from the press release put out by OCLC:

Michael Panzer, formerly Assistant Editor, has been named the 10th Editor-in-Chief of the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system.

Mr. Panzer . . . becomes the first DDC Editor-in-Chief from outside the United States.

Mr. Panzer joined OCLC in May 2007 as Global Product Manager of Taxonomy Services, and was appointed Assistant Editor of the DDC in March 2009. From 2002 to 2005, he headed the technical team that translated Dewey into German. He was the first member of a Dewey translation team to be appointed Assistant Editor.

“Michael Panzer is well known and widely respected in the worldwide Dewey and Semantic Web communities,” said Jay Jordan, President and CEO, OCLC. “We look forward to his making the DDC ever more useful, to paraphrase Melvil Dewey, in new and imaginative ways.”

Mr. Panzer served on the W3C Library Linked Data Incubator Group, and is currently a member of the W3C Provenance Working Group.

Prior to joining OCLC, Mr. Panzer worked at Cologne University of Applied Sciences, where he was team leader of CrissCross, a research project funded by the German Research Foundation focused on mapping SWD, DDC, RAMEAU, and LCSH. He has an MA from Heinrich Heine University (Düsseldorf) in German Literature with a minor in Information Science. He also attended the University of California, Davis, on a four-month research scholarship.

Views: 2477

Reply to This

Replies to This Forum

Thanks for updatation

Well written...

Thank u.

RSS

© 2017   Created by Badan Barman.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service