Live Projects

Books Across Borders Best Practice

Introduction This project has a mandate to define, document and promote best practice for the import and export of physical books and related products to and from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The guidelines will reflect the needs of stakeholders including manufacturers, printers, publishers, distributors, wholesalers, freight forwarders, retailers, standards organisations, data aggregators and other…

Library Communications Framework

The most recent release of LCF is Version 1.2.0, published in December 2019, documentation for which is available from here:  Although inevitably impacted by the pandemic, the number of users and implementers of LCF has continued to grow, and the LCF technical team has been kept busy with requests for clarifications and new features. …

Green Supply Chain

The BIC Green Supply Chain Committee has now signed off on its refreshed Green Supply Chain Work plan.

This Work Plan is developed and refreshed annually, in line with BIC’s Green Promise and Agenda, and uses the United Nations Sustainability Development Goals as its frame work.