“What is Metadata? A Christmas Themed Exploration”
Here’s a timely, interesting, educational, useful, and fun (really!) introduction to metadata from Scientific American.
It was as written by Bonnie Swoger, a sci-tech librarian at SUNY Geneseo.
The article might be a great resource to share at the beginning of a training session or whenever a brief intro to the topic is needed.
Well done Bonnie! Superb!
Direct to Full Text Article: “What is Metadata? A Christmas Themed Exploration”
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Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.