Message-Id: <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Tue, 1 Aug 1995 13:01:42 -0700 To: email@example.com From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Cecilia Preston) Subject: Electronic documents, referencing standard Folks, Thought the URC folks might be interested in this one. I do not believe it is available on-line. --Cecilia >From niso-l: The proposed ISO standard for Citations to Electronic Documents (DIS 690-2) is now out for review. You are invited to review the standard and comment. Your comments will be con- sidered in formulating the U.S. vote on this proposed international standard. The standard describes how to create references to electronic monographs, data- bases and computer programs, electronic serials, electronic bulletin boards, and email. It prescribes an order for the elements of a reference and esta- blishes conventions for the transcription and presentation of information de- rived from the source electronic document. Many examples illustrate the text. The comment period closes November 15. The cost per copy is $35. To order you copy of DIS 690-2 contact: NISO Press Fulfillment Telephone: 800-282-6476 or 654-2512. Fax: 301-567-9553 Comments on the draft should be sent to NISO at email@example.com or mailed to: NISO, 4733 Bethesda Avenue, Suite 300, Bethesda, MD 20814.