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  • Title: Introduction to Metadata: Third Edition
  • Author(s) Murtha Baca, Tony Gill, Anne J. Gilliland, Maureen Whalen, Mary S. Woodley
  • Publisher: Getty Research Institute; 3rd edition (July 20, 2016)
  • Paperback: 96 pages
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  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1606064797
  • ISBN-13: 978-1606064795
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Book Description

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 ensure correct and proper use and interpretation of the data by its owners and users. Well-crafted metadata is needed more now than ever before and helps users to locate, retrieve, and manage information in this vast and complex universe.

This book provides an overview of metadata -- its types, roles, and characteristics; a discussion of metadata as it relates to resources on the Web; a description of methods, tools, standards, and protocols that can be used to publish and disseminate digital collections; and a handy glossary.

About the Authors
  • Murtha Baca is head of digital art history at the Getty Research Institute.
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