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Metadata for digital resources

implementation, systems design and interoperability

by Muriel Foulonneau

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Published by Chandos in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metadata.,
  • Electronic information resources -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMuriel Foulonneau and Jenn Riley.
    SeriesChandos information professional series
    ContributionsRiley, Jenn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ666.7 .F58 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21173723M
    ISBN 101843343029, 1843343010
    ISBN 109781843343028, 9781843343011

    Tools such as controlled vocabulariestaxonomiesthesauridata dictionariesand metadata registries can be used to apply further standardization to the metadata. Further research into cross-institutional collaboration may provide greater insight into where data should be stored, and who should be managing it [14]. About this title More and more libraries, archives, and museums are creating online collections of digitized resources. The most difficult change for me was in rewriting my book description. About the Author: Stephen J. Rights management metadata explains intellectual property rights, while preservation metadata contains information to preserve and save a resource.

    The black text is the meta description. Preservation activity: What has been done to preserve the digital object? It is such a simple fix. This practical, hands-on volume will make it easy for readers to acquire the knowledge and skills they need, whether they use the book on the job or in a classroom. Begin to eliminate the less important and more generic words and phrases from your list.

    Metadata can be embedded within a file. The final list should be no more than 10 to 20 words with a character maximum. The documentation for these forums are titled, "Suggested metadata practices for legislation and regulations. The following information might be considered when creating a file naming policy although ultimately file names should reflect the purpose and need of an agency: Project name Date or date range of creation Version number. Scholar Maggie Fieldhouse notes that the creation of metadata is shifting from collections managers to suppliers and publishers [15]while Jerome McDonough identifies the collaborative potentials of multiple partners working together to enhance metadata records around an object with preservation metadata as a key piece in cross-institutional communication [16].


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Metadata for digital resources book

ISO Metadata is used in GIS to document the characteristics and attributes of geographic data, such as database files and data that is developed within a GIS. The orange stars and rating scores are also metadata. Often the processes through which cultural objects are described and categorized through metadata in museums do not reflect the perspectives of the maker communities.

It is such a simple fix. Metadata used to be a wallflower, hiding out at the library with the Dewey Decimal system. This standard also prescribes the details for a metadata registry, and for registering and administering the information objects within a Metadata Registry. Yes, it does help in making your book more discoverable online by making your data easier to find.

Set a maximum of 60 characters, including spaces, and be sure to feature your top keywords. He distinguishes among different types of metadata—descriptive, administrative, structural, preservation, and use—and examines different users and uses of each type.

While often based on library principles, the focus on non-librarian use, especially in providing metadata, means they do not follow traditional or common cataloging approaches.

It includes details like who developed the data, when it was collected, how it was processed, what formats it's available in, and then delivers the context for the data to be used effectively. Many different metadata schemes are being developed as standards across disciplines, such as library science, education, archiving, e-commerce, and arts.

This standard has become the general basis for other kinds of metadata registries, reusing and extending the registration and administration portion of the standard. They will all prove useful in maintaining the content, context, and structure of your records and in keeping them useful and available for the long-term.

By the end of the book, readers will see metadata everywhere. Review: "Metadata for Digital Collections is an extremely useful book for everyone currently or potentially involved in the creation of metadata: those with little to no experience in using non-MARC metadata, who either need to do so now or who would simply like to remain current with developments in the gield; those who need a ready-reference work for a particular metadata scheme; and students of cataloging and metadata.

The book includes a step-by-step guide on how to design and document a metadata scheme for local institutional needs and for specific digital collection projects. An electronic file such as a digital image, digital photo, electronic document, program file, database table, etc.

Metadata schemata can also be one-dimensional, or linear, where each element is completely discrete from other elements and classified according to one dimension only. What is metadata?

Metadata Creation

Preservation activity: What has been done to preserve the digital object? The text also serves well as an introduction to broader metadata topics, including XML encoding, mapping between different schemes, metadata interoperability and record sharing, OAI harvesting, and the emerging environment of Linked Data and the Semantic Web, explaining their relevance to current practitioners and students.

Standard file information such as file size and format are usually automatically included. Guide metadata helps humans find specific items and are usually expressed as a set of keywords in a natural language.

Sheila Corrall notes that the creation and management of preservation metadata represents the intersection between librariesIT management and archival practice.

Metadata[ edit ] Metadata is often defined as data about data. In this context an object refers to any of the following: A physical item such as a book, CD, DVD, a paper map, chair, table, flower pot, etc.

Performance and reliability cookies These cookies allow us to monitor OverDrive's performance and reliability. You will have the opportunity to insert gobs of data here — title, author, description, number of pages, size, language, currency, copyright year, date of publication, contributors, category, title status out of print, active, etc.

Technical Metadata — Describes the features of the digital file, such as resolution, pixel dimension, and creating hardware.

The green line is the URL. The process indexes pages then matches text strings using its complex algorithm; there is no intelligence or "inferencing" occurring, just the illusion thereof. This information helps us design a better experience for all users.He is currently a Cataloguing & Metadata Librarian at Solent University, UK.

He co-authored a book entitled “An Emergent Theory of Digital Library Metadata: Enrich then Filter" (Chandos Publishing, ), published on the topics of metadata, digital libraries, open access, Linked Data and Web Introduction to Metadata for Digital Libraries.

Metadata for Digital Libraries- Key problems we’re facing. Serious Longevity Problems. Traditional Digital Library Model. Ideal Digital Library Model. For Interoperability Digital Libraries Need Standards.

Why are Standards and Metadata consensus important? Why Standards? Feb 18,  · The Development, Use, and Modification of Book Product Metadata Success in book publishing continues to rely extensively on the consistent preparation and use of product metadata.

As digital products continue to grow and evolve, this is true now more than ever. Sep 08,  · Primary objects are usually the digital equivalents of physical library items, such as a book, a sound recording, a movie, a single title of sheet music, a folder of letters, a photograph, or a map.

This level metadata applies to all the intermediate and terminal objects of a. This book is forward-thinking in its approach to using metadata to drive digital library systems, and will be a valuable resource for those creating and managing digital resources as technologies for using those resources grow and hildebrandsguld.com Features Provides practical guidance on the key choices that information professionals in libraries.

Metadata and Digital Library Development. Metadata and Digital Library Development and refinement of metadata standards for describing and managing electronic and digital resources. In AugustALA’s Association for Library Collections and Technical Services • Rules and Tools for Cataloging Electronic Resources • Metadata.