IFLA began a Digital Reference Standards project in 2001 to work with a wide variety of groups, including the Reference and User Services Association (RUFA), OCLC, NISO
, and the Virtual Reference Desk project (Fullerton, 2002).
COUNTER largely adheres to the definitions as put forth in the ISO and NISO
standards and concentrates its efforts on standardizing vendor/publisher data.
IMLS and NISO
both recognize the need for libraries to have such outcome-measurement tools.
3M Library Systems and NISO
have joined together in an effort to drive future innovation of the Standard Interchange Protocol (SIP) as an American National Standard.
The library world has been at the forefront of this with the development of the NISO
EBSCO's statistical reports conform to NISO
Standardized Usage Harvest Initiative (SUSHI).
Thesaurus Master is compliant with ISO 2788 (monolingual), ISO 5964 (multilingual) and NISO
AGent products are fully compliant with ISO and NISO
standards, and are available via the Software as a Service (SaaS) hosted delivery model.
The CILL module is fully compliant with the NISO
Circulation Interchange Protocol (NCIP) and is integrated with Tennessee's Interlibrary Loan (ILL) resource sharing system.
In addition to our joint federated search offering, Discovery: Finder, librarians and readers alike will now benefit from effective linking technology and its adherence to established NISO
HumanWare is the world leader in providing listening devices for NISO
and Daisy material globally with more than 100,000 players in operation around the world today.