Authorities & Identities Advisory Group (A&I AG)

Reports To: Metadata Strategy and Policy Steering Committee (MSPSC)

Advisory Group Charge:

  • Coordinate the Library’s participation in NACO and SACO programs 
  • Advise on use of identifiers for authority data, such as ORCID and ISNI, as well as related linked data registries such as and Getty vocabularies 
  • Coordinate use of identifiers for authority data and authorized access points across systems such as Voyager and ArchivesSpace 
  • Advise on authority control processing 
  • Distribute agendas and minutes 
  • Forward proposals and recommendations to MSPSC


  Chair:  Danijela Matković

Frequency of Meetings: Monthly or as needed

Member Selection Method: Ex officio for representatives of specific programs such as NACO and SACO. Otherwise, rotating.

Term of Service: 2 years, renewable