Metadata for Digital Resources

This book assists information professionals in improving the usability of digital objects by adequately documenting them and using tools for metadata management. It provides practical advice for libraries, archives, and museums dealing with digital collections in a wide variety of formats and from a wider variety of sources. 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 change. Provides practical guidance on the key choices that information professionals in libraries, archives, and museums must make when defining and implementing a metadata strategy Provides insight on the new area of metadata librarianship while positions are opening in many organizations and many professionals worldwide are charged with managing and sharing metadata Focuses on metadata usability and the careful definition of what a digital library system must do in order to define a metadata strategy

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  • Author : Muriel Foulonneau
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 220 pages
  • ISBN : 1780631251
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Metadata for Digital Resources

Metadata for Digital Resources
  • Author : Muriel Foulonneau,Jenn Riley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 23 January 2014
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This book assists information professionals in improving the usability of digital objects by adequately documenting them and using tools for metadata management. It provides practical advice for libraries, archives, and museums dealing with digital collections in a wide variety of formats and from a wider variety of sources. 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

Metadata for Digital Collections

Metadata for Digital Collections
  • Author : Steven J. Miller
  • Publisher : ALA Neal-Schuman
  • Release : 04 September 2020
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Complete with an updated bibliography pointing readers to essential books, articles, and web documents for deeper learning, in its new second edition this volume cements its relevance to current practitioners and students.

Metadata for Transmedia Resources

Metadata for Transmedia Resources
  • Author : Ana Vukadin
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 13 July 2019
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Transmedia is a technique of delivering a single piece of content in individual parts via different media and communication platforms (books, films, TV shows, games, live performances, etc.). In the book transmedia is considered as a case-in-point for the need to rethink library cataloguing and metadata practices in a new, heterogeneous information environment where the ability to bring together information from various sources into a meaningful whole becomes a critical information skill. Transmedia sheds new light on some of the

Information Resource Description

Information Resource Description
  • Author : Philip Hider
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 23 November 2012
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An overview of the field of information organization that examines resource description as both a product and process of the contemporary digital environment. This timely book employs the unifying mechanism of the semantic web and the resource description framework to integrate the various traditions and practices of information and knowledge organization. Uniquely, it covers both the domain-specific traditions and practices and the practices of the ‘metadata movement’ through a single lens – that of resource description in the broadest, semantic web

Metadata for Digital Collections

Metadata for Digital Collections
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 April 2019
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At a time when digitization technology has become well established in library operations, the need for a degree of standardization of metadata practices has become more acute, in order to ensure digital libraries the degree of interoperability long established in traditional libraries. The complex metadata requirements of digital objects, which include descriptive, administrative and structural metadata, have so far mitigated against the emergence of a single standard. Metadata is data about data. "Data associated with objects, which relives their potential

Digital Library Programs for Libraries and Archives

Digital Library Programs for Libraries and Archives
  • Author : Aaron D. Purcell
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 17 June 2016
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Equally valuable for LIS students just learning about the digital landscape, information professionals taking their first steps to create digital content, and organizations who already have well-established digital credentials, Purcell’s book outlines methods applicable and scalable to many different types and sizes of libraries and archives.

An Emergent Theory of Digital Library Metadata

An Emergent Theory of Digital Library Metadata
  • Author : Getaneh Alemu,Brett Stevens
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 08 August 2015
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An Emergent Theory of Digital Library Metadata is a reaction to the current digital library landscape that is being challenged with growing online collections and changing user expectations. The theory provides the conceptual underpinnings for a new approach which moves away from expert defined standardised metadata to a user driven approach with users as metadata co-creators. Moving away from definitive, authoritative, metadata to a system that reflects the diversity of users’ terminologies, it changes the current focus on metadata simplicity

Digital Preservation Metadata for Practitioners

Digital Preservation Metadata for Practitioners
  • Author : Angela Dappert,Rebecca Squire Guenther,Sébastien Peyrard
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 19 December 2016
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This book begins with an introduction to fundamental issues related to digital preservation metadata before proceeding to in-depth coverage of issues concerning its practical use and implementation. It helps readers to understand which options need to be considered in specifying a digital preservation metadata profile to ensure it matches their individual content types, technical infrastructure, and organizational needs. Further, it provides practical guidance and examples, and raises important questions. It does not provide full-fledged implementation solutions, as such solutions can,

Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums

Digital Preservation for Libraries, Archives, and Museums
  • Author : Edward M. Corrado,Heather Moulaison Sandy
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 12 January 2017
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This new edition of Digital Preservation in Libraries, Archives, and Museums is the most current, complete guide to digital preservation available today. For administrators and practitioners alike, the information in this book is presented readably, focusing on management issues and best practices. Although this book addresses technology, it is not solely focused on technology. After all, technology changes and digital preservation is aimed for the long term. This is not a how-to book giving step-by-step processes for certain materials in

Library Technology and Digital Resources

Library Technology and Digital Resources
  • Author : Marie Keen Shaw
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 12 November 2015
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In the last decade library collections have rapidly evolved from a predominance of print books and journals to an ever growing mix of digital and print resources. Library patrons are predominately served by support staff that is expected to know how to help patrons select and use digital resources. Yet most library support staff (LSS) has not had training to become proficient in finding, using, and instructing others in the abundance of the digital resources of websites, databases, e-texts, digital

Networking for Digital Preservation

Networking for Digital Preservation
  • Author : Ingeborg Verheul
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter
  • Release : 01 January 2006
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Libraries all over the world have to deal with fast growing numbers of digital materials that need to be safeguarded. Publications in digital form, online or on CD, digitised images, and born-digital objects need to be preserved and kept accessible. Safeguarding digital heritage is a major issue, especially for national libraries, because of their legal task of preserving the national heritage of a country. This volume describes the state of the art of digital repositories, preservation strategies and current projects

Organization, Representation and Description through the Digital Age

Organization, Representation and Description through the Digital Age
  • Author : Christine M. Angel,Caroline Fuchs
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 05 March 2018
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Cataloging standards practiced within the traditional library, archive and museum environments are not interoperable for the retrieval of objects within the shared online environment. Within today’s information environments, library, archive and museum professionals are becoming aware that all information objects can be linked together. In this way, information professionals have the opportunity to collaborate and share data together with the shard online cataloging environment, the end result being improved retrieval effectiveness. But the adaptation has been slow: Libraries, archives

Metadata and Organizing Educational Resources on the Internet

Metadata and Organizing Educational Resources on the Internet
  • Author : Jane Greenberg
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 08 November 2000
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Adapt traditional library techniques to the task of indexing, cataloging, and metadata creation for Internet resources! The rapid shift toward digital resources in K-6, higher education, adult education, and other learning communities, has greatly increased the demand on the information professionals to manage this new technology. Metadata and Organizing Educational Resources on the Internet, the first book of its kind, helps clarify the process of cataloging and indexing the vast quantities of data available in digital form, so that users