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Metadata: Books, Journals, Databases


Subject Headings & Call Numbers

Try searching the library collections with these subject keywords:

Database management

Digital Humanities

Humanities--Technological innovations.

Humanities--Data Processing.

Information Science--Standards.

Or use these call numbers to browse the stacks:

  • AZ100s (History of the Humanities), in particular AZ105 and AZ195
  • LA227.4 (History of Higher Education, 1990–)
  • QA76.9.T48 (Computer Science — Text Processing)
  • Z666.7 (Information Organization, Metadata)

Introductory Readings

Stuff I've seen: a system for personal information retrieval and re-use
    Dumais, Susan, et al. "." ACM SIGIR Forum. Vol. 49. No. 2. ACM, 2016.

Metadata services in the context of digital humanities.
    Deng, Sai. (2016).

RDA: Resource Description and Access: The new standard for metadata and resource discovery in the digital age
    Bianchini, Carlo, and Mauro Guerrini. JLIS. it 6.1 (2015): 21.

Metadata for all: Descriptive standards and metadata sharing across libraries, archives and museums.
    Elings, Mary W., and Günter Waibel. " First Monday 12.3 (2007).

A study of metadata standards.
    Anil Hirwade, Mangala. Library Hi Tech News 28.7 (2011): 18-25.

CDWA and VRA Metadata Standards and Interoperability for Museum Collections.
    Kohl, Kristi. Louisiana State University (2010).


Databases and Journals