The Serial Item and Contribution Identifier (SICI) standard, developed by a SISAC subcommittee under the auspices of the National Information Standards Organization (NlSO), was published in 1991, and defines the requirements for constructing the shortest possible, yet unique code.
SISAC has already developed a barcode application, the SISAC barcode symbol, for serial items, and is encouraging its use by publishers and library automation vendors.
Subscribe was developed using SISAC
standards for electronic data interchange (EDI).
Secure Identity Services Accreditation Corporation (SISAC
), Washington, D.C., is a wholly owned, nonprofit subsidiary of MBA.
According to Sandra Hurd, EBSCO'S director of Library Automation, "The interface is similar to the SISAC
X12 format for claims in that it uses the mandatory X12 field.
It strictly adheres to full MARC standards, as well as X12, SISAC
, and BISAC standards.
created requirements and guidelines to accredit and certify public key infrastructure (PKI) and secure identity providers.