Core Metadata Interest Group

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  • The   Core Metadata Interest Group , formerly under the ALCTS division of ALA, is now part of Core: Leadership, Infrastructure, Futures. The Interest Group provides a framework ...

  • Dear CORE Metadata Interest Group members, The agenda for the 11-14 January RDA Steering Committee (RSC) Asynchronous Meeting has been posted to the RSC website . Also posted ...

  • *** Please excuse cross-posting. *** The ALA Core Metadata Interest Group seeks speakers to present at its meeting during the ALA Core Virtual Interest Group Week, held from ...

  • DCMI is holding an open meeting to discuss a new work product, a specification for tabular application profiles. Many communities today create application profiles (APs) for ...

  • Dear ALCTS Metadata Interest Group members, The RDA Steering Committee (RSC) meeting will be held in mid-October, with a free public session on Wed. 15 October at 5PM EDT.  ...

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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.