Core Metadata Interest Group

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Purpose: Provides a broad framework for information exchange on current research developments, tools, and activities affecting networked information resources and metadata; coordinates and actively participates in the development and review of standards concerning networked resources and metadata in conjunction with the divisions' committees and sections, other units within ALA, and relevant outside agencies; and develops programs and fosters and sponsors education and training opportunities that contribute to and enhance an understanding of networked resources and metadata, their identity, content, technology, access, control, and use; and plans and monitors activities using Core's strategic and tactical plan as a framework.

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This interest group is part of Core's Metadata and Collections Section.

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Program Slides: Metadata and Indicators for Open Access

  • 1.  Program Slides: Metadata and Indicators for Open Access

    Posted Jul 04, 2014 09:28 AM
    Presentation slides from the ALA Annual 2014 Program: Metadata and Indicators for Open Access co-sponsored by the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group and the ALCTS Scholarly Communications Interest Group are available below as attachments.


    Vocabularies for Open Access

    Ben Showers, Head of Scholarly and Library Futures, Jisc


    Update on NISO's Open Access Metadata and Indicators Working Group

    Nettie Lagace, Associate Director for Programs, National Information Standards Organization (NISO)


    ALA_Showers_v4oa.pptx   6.77 MB 1 version
    OAMI-Lagace.pptx   3.68 MB 1 version