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The Metadata Manual

The Metadata Manual
  • Author : Rebecca Lubas
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 July 2013
  • ISBN : 1780633955
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Summary:
Cultural heritage professionals have high levels of training in metadata. However, the institutions in which they practice often depend on support staff, volunteers, and students in order to function. With limited time and funding for training in metadata creation for digital collections, there are often many questions about metadata without a reliable, direct source for answers. The Metadata Manual provides such a resource, answering basic metadata questions that may appear, and exploring metadata from a beginner’s perspective. This title covers metadata basics, XML basics, Dublin Core, VRA Core, and CDWA schemes and provides exercise in the creation of metadata. Finally, the book gives an overview of metadata, including mapping and sharing. Outlines the most popular metadata schema written by practicing metadata librarians Focuses on what you “need to know Does not require coding experience to use and understand


The Metadata Manual

The Metadata Manual
  • Author : Rebecca Lubas,Amy Jackson,Ingrid Schneider
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 31 July 2013
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Cultural heritage professionals have high levels of training in metadata. However, the institutions in which they practice often depend on support staff, volunteers, and students in order to function. With limited time and funding for training in metadata creation for digital collections, there are often many questions about metadata without a reliable, direct source for answers. The Metadata Manual provides such a resource, answering basic metadata questions that may appear, and exploring metadata from a beginner’s perspective. This title


Metadata for Digital Collections

Metadata for Digital Collections
  • Author : Steven J. Miller
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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Reference -- Metadata interoperability, shareability, and quality -- Interoperability -- Short- and long-term metadata viability -- Metadata sharing, harvesting, and aggregating -- OAI metadata harvesting -- Metadata mapping and crosswalks -- Metadata conversion and processing -- Example of metadata harvesting, processing, and aggregating -- Good quality and shareable metadata -- Assessing metadata quality -- Five ways to improve your metadata quality and interoperability -- Summary -- References -- Designing and documenting a metadata scheme -- Metadata scheme design and documentation


The Metadata Manual

The Metadata Manual
  • Author : Rebecca Lubas,Amy Jackson,Ingrid Schneider
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 14 August 2013
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Aimed at support staff, volunteers, and students involved in metadata creation, this book provides readers with an excellent, concise, and practical workbook for understanding and creating metadata for digital cultural heritage collections. --


Digital Curation, Second Edition

Digital Curation, Second Edition
  • Author : Gillian Oliver ,Ross Harvey
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release : 21 November 2017
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As an in-depth explanation of the entire digital curation lifecycle, from creation to appraisal to preservation to organization/access to transformation, the first edition of this text set a benchmark for both thoroughness and clarity. Boasting the expert guidance of international authorities Oliver and Harvey, this revamped and expanded edition widens the scope to address continuing developments in the strategies, technological approaches, and activities that are part of this rapidly changing field. In addition to current practitioners, those pursuing a


Windows 10 May 2019 Update: The Missing Manual

Windows 10 May 2019 Update: The Missing Manual
  • Author : David Pogue
  • Publisher : O'Reilly Media
  • Release : 10 May 2019
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The Windows 10 May 2019 Update adds a host of new and improved features to Microsoft’s flagship operating system—and this jargon-free guide helps you get the most out of every component. This in-depth Missing Manual covers the entire system and introduces you to the latest features in the Windows Professional, Enterprise, Education, and Home editions. You’ll learn how to take advantage of improvements to the Game Bar, Edge browser, Windows Online, smartphone features, and a lot more. Written by


Introduction to Metadata

Introduction to Metadata
  • Author : Murtha Baca
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release : 11 November 2008
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Metadata provides a means of indexing, accessing, preserving, and discovering digital resources. The volume of digital information available over electronic networks has created a pressing need for standards that assist in locating, retrieving, and managing this vast and complex universe. This revised edition of "Introduction to Metadata," first published in 1998 and updated in an online version in 2000, provides an overview of metadata--its types, roles, and characteristics; a discussion of metadata as it relates to Web resources; a description of methods,


African Water Resource Database: Technical manual and workbook. Technical manual

African Water Resource Database: Technical manual and workbook. Technical manual
  • Author : Jeff Jenness
  • Publisher : FAO
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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The African Water Resource Database (AWRD) is a set of data and custom-designed tools, combined in a geographic information system (GIS) analytical framework, aimed at facilitating responsible inland aquatic resource management with a focus on inland fisheries and aquaculture. It thus provides a valuable instrument to promote food security. The AWRD data archive includes an extensive collection of datasets covering the African continent, including: surface waterbodies, watersheds, aquatic species, rivers, political boundaries, population density, soils, satellite imagery and many other


Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac: The Missing Manual

Photoshop Elements 6 for Mac: The Missing Manual
  • Author : Barbara Brundage
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release : 27 March 2008
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After more than two years, Adobe has finally released a new version of Photoshop Elements for the Mac. Version 6 packs a lot more editing firepower than iPhoto, and this Missing Manual puts every feature into a clear, easy-to-understand context -- something that no other book on Elements does! Photoshop Elements 6 is perfect for scrapbooking, making fancy photo collages, and creating Web galleries. It has lots of new features such as Guided Edit for performing basic editing tasks, an improved Photomerge


iPhone App Development: The Missing Manual

iPhone App Development: The Missing Manual
  • Author : Craig Hockenberry
  • Publisher : O'Reilly Media
  • Release : 03 May 2010
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Anyone with programming experience can learn how to write an iPhone app. But if you want to build a great app, there's a lot more to it than simple coding: you also need to know how design and market your creation. This easy-to-follow guide walks you through the entire process, from sketching out your idea to promoting the finished product. Get to know the tools for developing your iPhone app Design a great app before you start coding Build a


Business Metadata: Capturing Enterprise Knowledge

Business Metadata: Capturing Enterprise Knowledge
  • Author : W.H. Inmon,Bonnie O'Neil,Lowell Fryman
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release : 28 July 2010
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Business Metadata: Capturing Enterprise Knowledge is the first book that helps businesses capture corporate (human) knowledge and unstructured data, and offer solutions for codifying it for use in IT and management. Written by Bill Inmon, one of the fathers of the data warehouse and well-known author, the book is filled with war stories, examples, and cases from current projects. It includes a complete metadata acquisition methodology and project plan to guide readers every step of the way, and sample unstructured


The Metadata Handbook

The Metadata Handbook
  • Author : Renée Register,Thad McIlroy
  • Publisher : DataCurate
  • Release : 01 February 2016
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For book publishers large and small: the #1 guide to creating and distributing metadata for maximum sales. The Metadata Handbook shows how metadata works, enhancing findability, discoverability, and, of course, book sales. It introduces industry standards (think ONIX!) and best practices, and outlines the essential components for successful metadata creation and distribution. This handbook is a must for every publisher, both for print books and for ebooks. The new second edition is fully updated and expanded to include the most recent


Calibre Manual

Calibre Manual
  • Author : Kovid Goyal
  • Publisher : Samurai Media Limited
  • Release : 28 October 2015
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Calibre is an ebook library manager. It can view, convert and catalog ebooks in most of the major ebook formats. It can also talk to many ebook reader devices. It can go out to the Internet and fetch metadata for your books. It can download newspapers and convert them into ebooks for convenient reading. It is cross platform, running on Linux, Windows and OS X.


The Wildlife Techniques Manual

The Wildlife Techniques Manual
  • Author : Nova J. Silvy
  • Publisher : JHU Press
  • Release : 01 March 2012
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Since its original publication in 1960, The Wildlife Techniques Manual has remained the cornerstone text for the professional wildlife biologist. Now fully revised and updated, this seventh edition promises to be the most comprehensive resource on wildlife biology, conservation, and management for years to come. Superbly edited by Nova J. Silvy, the thirty-seven authoritative chapters included in this work provide a full synthesis of methods used in the field and laboratory. Chapter authors, all leading wildlife professionals, explain and critique traditional



Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual

Windows 8.1: The Missing Manual
  • Author : David Pogue
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release : 26 November 2013
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Windows 8.1 continues the evolution of the most radical redesign in Microsoft’s history. It combines the familiar Windows desktop with a new, touchscreen-friendly world of tiles and full-screen apps. Luckily, David Pogue is back to help you make sense of it—with humor, authority, and 500 illustrations. The important stuff you need to know: What’s new in 8.1. The update to 8.1 offers new apps, a universal Search, the return of the Start menu, and several zillion other nips and tucks. New