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Data Services and the Performing Arts
(Music Reference Services Quarterly, 2015-01)
In the academic world, research is primarily seen through the scientific approach of collecting and interpreting scientific or numeric data, or the humanistic approach of comparing and interpreting texts. However, in the ...
Assessing Descriptive Substance in Free-Text Collection-Level Metadata
Collection-level metadata has the potential to provide important information about the features and purpose of individual collections. This paper reports on a content analysis of collection records in an aggregation of ...
Metadata for Special Collections in CONTENTdm: How to Improve Interoperability of Unique Fields Through OAI-PMH
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2009-12)
Collection curators develop locally defined unique fields to support local requirements. As per the guidelines of the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH), Simple Dublin Core is the minimum ...
Dublin Core Metadata Harvested Through OAI-PMH
(Haworth Press, 2008-01)
The introduction in 2001 of the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) increased interest in and awareness of metadata quality issues relevant to digital library interoperability and the use ...
Evaluating Descriptive Richness in Collection-Level Metadata
(Haworth Press, 2008-12)
When many collections are brought together in a federation or aggregation, the attributes of the original collections can become difficult to discern. Collection-level metadata has the potential to provide important context ...
Gotta Dance, June 3, 2012