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(2010-01-13)As aggregations of digitized cultural heritage materials grow larger, it becomes difficult to understand the size, scope and significant features of purpose-built collections. The dimensionless nature of digital libraries ...
(2006-08)My role in this practicum has been to understand metadata reprocessing and augmentation techniques and how they can be applied to the Institute of Museum and Library Services Digital Collections and Content Collection ...
(2006-10-23)The creation of an item-level metadata repository as a component of the Digital Collections and Content project has created a unique opportunity to compare metadata practices from various contributing collections and ...
(2006-10-16)A primary goal of the IMLS Digital Collections and Content project has been to encourage sharing of metadata and participation in aggregating projects. Benefits realized through these activities include increased visibility ...
(iSchools, 2013-02)Random samples are desired by researchers to produce results that are generalizable. We present an approach to extract random samples of metadata records from Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting ...
(ACM, 2008-06-17)Formalizing collection-level/item-level metadata relationships encounters the problem of trivial satisfaction. We offer a solution related to current work in IR and ontology evaluation.
(2010-10-25)Collections of artifacts, images, texts, and other cultural objects are not arbitrary aggregations, but are designed to support specific research and scholarly activities. Collection-level metadata directly supports this ...
(2010-10-25)Slides from a presentation at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.
(Emerald, 2004)In the fall of 2002 the University of Illinois Library at Urbana-Champaign received a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to implement a collection registry and item-level metadata repository for ...
Search Interoperability, OAI, and Metadata: An Introduction to the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (2006-11-30)A presentation to the UIUC Library Faculty and Staff on the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting.
Search Interoperability, OAI, and Metadata: An Introduction to the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (2006-12-08)Workshop on the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting given for METRO on December 8, 2006.
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(2006-12-08)Handout for the workshop on the OAI Protocol for Metadata Harvesting given for METRO on December 8, 2006.
(iSchools, 2013-02)This paper argues to include descriptions of theories alongside metadata descriptions of data. It compares several metadata infrastructure standards for interdisciplinary collaboration that include or exclude theory, and ...
(2006-05-08)The CIC metadata harvesting project at the University of Illinois uses the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) to collect descriptive metadata records from CIC member universities. These ...
Standards (or lack thereof) in Institutional Repositories. Presentation for the Digital Library Federation Fall Forum 2007. (2007-11-06)Presentation for the Digital Library Federation Fall Forum 2007 in Philadelphia, PA.
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(2005-09-22)The creation of a collection registry for digital collections developed with funding from the IMLS National Leadership Grant (NLG) program from inception to date has provided an opportunity to observe commonalities and ...
(2008-06)Many aspects of managing collection/item metadata relationships are critical to sustaining collection value over time. Metadata at the collection-level not only provides context for finding, understanding, and using the ...
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(2005-09-22)This white paper describes the template for the collections registry hosted by the IMLS Digital Collections and Content project.
(DCMI, 2003-09-28)In this poster we outline the types of institutions, metadata schemes, and materials contained in the NLG digital collection projects. It should come as no surprise that MARC and Dublin Core are the most often used metadata ...