Browse School of Information Sciences by Author "Urban, Richard J."
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Urban, Richard J. (Graduate School of Library and Information Science. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign., 2011)Bibliographic records -- including metadata -- are often defined as data that describes or is about resources. The function of such records is to help users identify, select, and obtain the resources that meet their ...
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Urban, Richard J. (2010)
Urban, Richard J. (2012-05-22)The Dublin Core 1:1 Principle asserts that "related but conceptually different entities, for example a painting and a digital image of the painting, are described by separate metadata records" (Woodley et al., 2005). While ...
Renear, Allen H.; Wickett, Karen M.; Urban, Richard J.; Dubin, David (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.
Wickett, Karen M.; Urban, Richard J.; Renear, Allen H. (2010-10-25)Slides from a presentation at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.
Urban, Richard J. (Archives & Museum Informatics, 2007-03)The paper gives an overview of some of the museum-like activities currently being undertaken in Second Life. Current development is mainly in the hands of pioneers, often interested amateurs engaging in serious leisure to ...
Urban, Richard J.; Twidale, Michael B.; Marty, Paul F. (Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations, 2007-06-06)This poster explores how "residents" are using the virtual world Second Life as a third place to engage in serious leisure by creating museums and archaeological sites.
Renear, Allen H.; Urban, Richard J.; Wickett, Karen M.; Palmer, Carole L.; Dubin, David (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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Twidale, Michael B.; Urban, Richard J. (2006-03-21)A report on the usability testing of the IMLS DCC collection registry web interface.