The following DCMI recommendation docs were updated on June 14, 2012. They were previously updated on October 11, 2010. 1. DCMI Metadata Terms This document is an up-to-date specification of all metadata terms maintained by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, including properties, vocabulary encoding schemes, syntax encoding schemes, and classes. 2. Dublin Core Metadata Element [...]
New Article: "MetaWHAT?: Training Access Services Staff to Partner in Digital Projects Metadata Creation"
Title: “MetaWHAT?: Training Access Services Staff to Partner in Digital Projects Metadata Creation” Authors: Kristy L. Dixon and Lisa T. Nickel (University of North Carolina-Charlotte) Source: C&RL News (February 2012; 73.2) From the Introduction With thousands of images already scanned but completely hidden from public view, archivists and librarians at University of North Carolina (UNC)-Charlotte’s [...]
DCMI (Dublin Core Metadata Initiative) 2011 Conference gets underway next week in The Hague and the conference web site is home to interviews with DCMI leaders and conference speakers. + Emmanuelle Bermès, Modern Art Museum Centre Pompidou Metadata and semantic web expert Emmanuelle Bermès is a keynote speaker at this year’s Dublin Core conference in [...]
The Dublin Core 2011 Conference is Scheduled to Take Place in The Hague, September 22-23. From the Dublin Core Web Site: The organizing committee of DC-2011 has published the preliminary program of the event. On Wednesday 21 September there will be a full day of Tutorials alongside a special session on Vocabulary Management and Alignment. [...]
Andrew Weber from the Law Library of Congress has posted a review of recent enhancements to THOMAS in a blog post titled, “Tweaking THOMAS.” One of the tweaks Weber writes about is the addition of more Dublin Core metadata to THOMAS records. One thing this will help with is the new Library of Congress search [...]
This webinar took place on March 16. 2011. Speakers: Thomas Baker, DCMI Mikael Nilsson, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden Metadata Harmonization: Making Standards Work Together (41 Slides; PDF) See Also: More NISO/DCMI Webinars are Scheduled Throughout the Year