Miller, Steven J., 1954-

Metadata for digital collections : a how-to-do-it manual / Steven J. Miller. - New York : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c2011. - xxiii, 343 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. - How-to-do-it manuals ; no. 179 . - How-to-do-it manuals for libraries ; no. 179. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-332) and index.

Introduction to metadata for digital collections -- Introduction to resource description and Dublin Core -- Resource identification and responsibility elements -- Resource content and relationship elements -- Controlled vocabularies for improved resource discovery -- XML-encoded metadata -- MODS : the Metadata Object Description Schema -- VRA Core : the Visual Resources Association Core Categories -- Metadata interoperability, shareability, and quality -- Designing and documenting a metadata scheme -- Metadata, linked data, and the Semantic Web.

9781555707460 (alk. paper) 1555707467 (alk. paper)

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Bibliographic analysis--Cataloging of electronic information resources--Standards.
Metadata--Standards.
Dublin Core.

Z695.24 / .M55 2011

025.3 / M34

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