R & D project

National bibliographic knowledgebase

We're building a new UK-wide service to help libraries collaboratively manage their collections and improve access to print and digital resources

Just completed

This project ended on 1 July 2019

  • 2 years and 5 months

    Ended 1 Jul 2019

    100%
  • Budget:

    Over £1m

  • Expected outcome:

    New service

Tags:
Collaboration
Libraries
Resource discovery
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Our project partners

OCLC

Meet the project team

Neil Grindley
Neil Grindley

Head of resource discovery, Jisc

Bethan Ruddock
Bethan Ruddock

National bibliographic knowledgebase (NBK) project manager, Jisc

Shirley Cousins
Shirley Cousins

Copac service manager, Jisc

Ashley Sanders
Ashley Sanders

Senior application developer, Jisc

Diana Massam
Diana Massam

Senior development officer, Jisc

Andrew Hall

Andrew Hall

Sales manager, UK and Ireland, OCLC

Annie Charlton

Annie Charlton

NBK project manager, OCLC

Project timeline

This project ran until summer 2019

Hello Library Hub!

At 10.00 on the morning of Wednesday 31st July 2019, the Library hub discover service will take over from its predecessor Copac and will...

NBK data model

Since work on the NBK began in 2016 we have had many conversations with stakeholders, including current and potential contributing...

National bibliographic knowledgebase project starts.