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Association of College and Research Libraries National Meeting

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Philadelphia, PA

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Efficient management of metadata is critical for developing quality, sharable metadata. A variety of metadata challenges arise from metadata designed in a project-specific context versus taking a comprehensive metadata management approach applied across multiple digital collections in academic libraries.


Digital libraries; Metadata


Cataloging and Metadata | Library and Information Science


Presented at the Association of College and Research Libraries National Meeting, Philadelphia, PA

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Southwick, S. B., & Lampert, C. (2011, March). Metadata Dictionary Database: A proposed tool for academic library metadata management. Poster session presented at the conference of the Association of College and Research Libraries, Philadelphia, PA.

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Handout for Metadata Dictionary Database Poster

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