Metadata / Marcia Lei Zeng, Jian Qin.

"Metadata remains the solution for describing the explosively growing, complex world of digital information, and continues to be of paramount importance for information professionals. Providing a solid grounding in the variety and interrelationships among different metadata types, Zeng and Qin&...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Zeng, Marcia Lei, 1956- (Author), Qin, Jian, 1956- (Author)
Format: Government Document Book
Published: Chicago : Neal-Schuman, 2016.
Edition:2nd edition.
Table of Contents:
  • Part I: Fundamentals of metadata. Introduction ; Understanding metadata vocabularies ; Creating metadata descriptions
  • Part II: Metadata vocabulary building blocks. Metadata structures and semantics ; Metadata schemas
  • Part III: Metadata services. Metadata services ; Metadata quality measurement and improvement ; Achieving interoperability
  • Part IV: Metadata outlook in research. Metadata research landscape
  • Part V: Metadata standards. Current standards
  • Appendixes: The following appendixes are available online only. A: Metadata standards : metadata schemas, application profiles, and registries ; B: Value encoding schemes and content standards http://www.nietadataetc.oig/book-website/readings/appendixbencodscheines.htm
  • Glossary.