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Collection metadata solutions for digital library applications

Linda L. Hill, Greg Jan�e, Ron Dolin, James Frew, Mary Larsgaard
1999 Journal of the American Society for Information Science  
The Alexandria Digital Library (ADL) Project has designed and implemented collection metadata for several purposes: in XML form, the collection metadata "registers" the collection with the user interface  ...  The key to integrated use of such a variety of collections in a digital library is collection metadata that represents the inherent and contextual characteristics of a collection.  ...  We would also like to thank the members of the Implementation Team of the Alexandria Digital Library Project, all of whom contributed to the design and implementation of the collection model and collection  ... 
doi:10.1002/(sici)1097-4571(1999)50:13<1169::aid-asi3>;2-3 fatcat:5ues5gxmlbhx5ltk6x7cjqb7qy

Federating Digital Library Services for Advanced Applications in Science and Education

Michał Kosiedowski, Cezary Mazurek, Maciej Stroiński, Marcin Werla, Marcin Wolski
2007 Computational Methods in Science and Technology  
We present the methodology for building distributed search and access to digital publications that allowed to create a national federation of digital libraries and that is now under investigation for possible  ...  Over the recent years numerous digital libraries have been deployed and enabled in the Internet with the use of various digital library frameworks.  ...  Acknowledgements Part of the work presented herein has been conducted under the research project no. 3 T11C 02330: Mechanisms of atomic services for distributed digital libraries financed by Polish Ministry  ... 
doi:10.12921/cmst.2007.13.02.101-112 fatcat:xhdznsp6m5anxa7nrnefjwejbe

Mixing and Mapping Metadata to Provide Integrated Access to Digital Library Collections: An Activity Report

Karen Calhoun, Tom Turner, Meryl Brodsky, George Kozak, Marty Kurth, Fred Muratori, David Ruddy, Sarah Young
2001 International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications  
This paper provides a report of work in progress to implement integrated access to multiple digital collections that are described using a variety of metadata formats.  ...  The model uses simple, "pidgin" metadata at the collection management level, but combines this simple layer with other metadata for describing specific resources, to enable users not only to discover relevant  ...  We also thank Tom Hickerson, Cornell's Associate University Librarian for Information Technologies, for his support of the team's work, together with the ENCompass project staff at Endeavor Information  ... 
dblp:conf/dc/CalhounTBKKMRY01 fatcat:q57ejfc3abafjmrfwo5dtbln5m

The SIMP Tool: Facilitating Digital Library, Metadata, and Preservation Workflow at the University of Utah's J. Willard Marriott Library

Anna Neatrour, Matt Brunsvik, Sean Buckner, Brian McBride, Jeremy Myntti
2014 D-Lib Magazine  
access to digital collections and Preservica for their digital archive.8 The top priority for the Marriott Library was to develop a solution for depositing digital objects that would not necessarily be  ...  for ensuring high quality metadata include creating metadata guidelines, best practices, and application profiles that can be reused in multiple digital collections.12 In a study of digital repositories  ... 
doi:10.1045/july2014-neatrour fatcat:t3zyujyewje6zl6pfnj3bhncsi

Introducing SAGE: An Open-Source Solution for Customizable Discovery Across Collections

David B. Lowe, James Creel, Elizabeth German, Douglas Hahn, Jeremy Huff
2021 Code4Lib Journal  
Texas A&M University (TAMU) Libraries has harnessed Solr for internal indexing for repositories like DSpace, Fedora, and Avalon.  ...  Digital libraries at research universities make use of a wide range of unique tools to enable the sharing of eclectic sets of texts, images, audio, video, and other digital objects.  ...  In defining the internal metadata schema for Texas A&M Universities Libraries we relied heavily on our Librariesmetadata guidelines for our digital collections:  ... 
doaj:258b381178a446faa82b091bf9883722 fatcat:ptuh33faanffhcnotqsrburcxe

The Semantic Architecture for Chinese Cultural Celebrities' Manuscript Library [chapter]

Wei Liu
2004 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Semantic architecture is crucial for a digital library application especially in a distributed system environment.  ...  The design of the digital library system for the China Cultural Celebrities' Manuscripts Library (CCCML), which is a branch of Shanghai Library, has taken into account a lot of the main aspects from the  ...  The Approach The specification of Metadata Application Profile (MAP) provides the foundation of a semantic architecture for digital libraries.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-30544-6_26 fatcat:ctzluiojfjdexmeqbfkirjg6py

Page 110 of Library Resources & Technical Services Vol. 53, Issue 2 [page]

2009 Library Resources & Technical Services  
in MARC, was ultimately selected, and a customised application was developed for metadata input.  ...  Solutions for Digitized Maps Many digitization projects are employ- ing metadata standards specifically designed to capture information about digital image data, and these schemas reflect the flexibility  ... 

Towards a conceptual framework for user‐driven semantic metadata interoperability in digital libraries

Getaneh Alemu, Brett Stevens, Penny Ross
2012 New Library World  
Towards a conceptual framework for user-driven semantic metadata interoperability in digital libraries: A social constructivist approach. New Library World, Vol. 113, No. 1/2, pp 38-54.  ...  can be employed to underpin metadata decisions in digital libraries.  ...  Acknowledgements Special thanks to the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries (CCi) for funding Getaneh Alemu"s PhD research.  ... 
doi:10.1108/03074801211199031 fatcat:3asria3mwfd4tdg5jsilaq5rnu

A survey of Web technology for metadata aggregation in cultural heritage

Nuno Freire, Antoine Isaac, Glen Robson, John Brooks Howard, Hugo Manguinhas, Leslie Chan, Fernando Loizides
2018 Information Services and Use  
In this paper, we present the results of our work in surveying available web technology for applicability in metadata aggregation in cultural heritage.  ...  In the World Wide Web, a very large number of resources are made available through digital libraries.  ...  In Europe, OAI-PMH had one of its largest, and earliest, applications in The European Library [19] , which aggregated digital collections and bibliographic catalogues from 48 national libraries.  ... 
doi:10.3233/isu-170859 fatcat:dehdk7ad2rhqhhndmlbgnrtxtu


Stuart A. Sutton, Elizabeth D. Liddy, John Kendall
2002 Proceedings of the second ACM/IEEE-CS joint conference on Digital libraries - JCDL '02  
The system will then be able to process new resources as they are added to the digital library and appropriately assign to the metadata for those resources the learning standards to which they are applicable  ...  educational resources in digital libraries to content standards.  ...  The system will then be able to process new resources as they are added to the digital library and appropriately assign to the metadata for those resources the learning standards to which they are applicable  ... 
doi:10.1145/544220.544356 dblp:conf/jcdl/SuttonLK02 fatcat:qq5pvlmevzdjljpql2rla4yq3i

Bridge2Hyku: Meeting Practitioners' Needs in Digital Collection Migration to Open Source Samvera Repository

Annie Wu, Santi Thompson, Anne Washington, Sean Watkins, Andrew Weidner, Dean Seeman, Nicholas Woodward
2020 Publications  
Providing a path to a community-supported open source digital solution, the Bridge2Hyku Toolkits ensures access and expanded use of digital content and collections of libraries and cultural heritage institutions  ...  The University of Houston Libraries, in partnership and consultation with numerous institutions, was awarded an Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) National Leadership/Project Grant to create  ...  Digital collection migrators have been working diligently to overcome barriers in their repository migration to open source solutions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/publications8020022 doaj:1e9a8924f50f4e5a8281c8e0c0928936 fatcat:dofw4lkoancdve73t4wpdq6hoi

Issues in the Development and Operation of a Digital Library [chapter]

Sarantos Kapidakis
1999 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
input or modify the metadata and to upload data, when submitting new documents in the digital library.  ...  and easily maintainable, and even to collect and digitize the library material.  ...  Soula Koumaki, for their comments and feedback on the software and interface and cooperation and support on the digital library operation.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-48155-9_23 fatcat:vty5eout2zfnzdjo6pjwj223k4

Metadata Interoperability and Standardization - A Study of Methodology Part I

Lois Mai Chan, Marcia Lei Zeng
2006 D-Lib Magazine  
For example, DC-Library Application Profile (DC-Lib) clarifies the use of the DC metadata element set in libraries and library-related applications and projects.  ...  This, of course, has been the approach in the library community for over a century and is the ultimate solution to the interoperability problem.  ... 
doi:10.1045/june2006-chan fatcat:ymxaauih7vfcpdsogprpygqih4

Page 152 of Library Resources & Technical Services Vol. 52, Issue 3 [page]

2008 Library Resources & Technical Services  
The first publication, Metadata: A Cataloger’s Primer, is a collection of articles edited by Smiraglia.” This volume provides a learning resource about metadata for catalog librarians and students.  ...  Much of the work is centered on digital collections that exist in silos or are harvested from the Internet.  ... 

Semantic metadata interoperability in digital libraries: a constructivist grounded theory approach

Getaneh Alemu, Brett Stevens, Penny Ross
2012 Bulletin of IEEE Technical Committee on Digital Libraries  
Following the completion of the first phase of data collection, preliminary reflections are presented, with emphasis on how library and information science professionals view current metadata practices  ...  Following on Charmaz [1], a constructivist grounded theory method is employed to investigate how library professionals and library users view metadata standards, collaborative metadata approaches and semantic  ...  For digital libraries, achieving metadata interoperability, at present, is a big challenge [2] .  ... 
dblp:journals/tcdl/AlemuSR12 fatcat:cy6xtarjuzegldakci32kswcya
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