International Standard
ISO/IEC TR 18120:2016
Information technology — Learning, education, and training — Requirements for e-textbooks in education
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ISO/IEC TR 18120:2016
Edition 1
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ISO/IEC TR 18120:2016
Published (Edition 1, 2016)

ISO/IEC TR 18120:2016

ISO/IEC TR 18120:2016
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ISO/IEC TR 18120:2016 makes recommendations that are intended to build consensus on which International Standards for e-textbooks can be developed. It is a follow up to the collection of inputs from interested parties and aims to

- review the current state of the e-textbook market,

- summarize LET requirements for e-textbooks based on use cases and survey of interested parties,

- review existing data standards that are referenced by potential e-textbook standards,

- describe key terms and concepts that underpin any further discussion on e-textbook standards,

- propose a set of functionalities that will be required for e-textbook reader software,

- make recommendations for any modification to existing data standards, and

- make recommendations for any new data standards that might be needed.

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  •  : Published
     : 2016-08
    : International Standard published [60.60]
  •  : 1
     : 69
  • ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 36
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