BDS is the leading supplier of bibliographic metadata to libraries. Since 1995, BDS has supplied the British Library with metadata for the Catalogue-in-Publication programme, creating records for the published output of the UK and Ireland. Libraries working with BDS receive accurate and consistent records adhering to rigorously applied standards covering all mainstream holdings.

BDSLife Magazine Online

The regular magazine from BDS, published since 2004, features libraries large and small, articles on famous collections, interviews with industry leaders, cataloguing conundrums and solutions, conference reports and news from BDS.

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