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ERIC Number: EJ573905
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0418
Metadata: A Current View of Practice and Issues.
Dempsey, Lorcan; Heery, Rachel
Journal of Documentation, v54 n2 p145-72 Mar 1998
Describes emerging metadata practice and standards. Gives an overview of the environments in which metadata is used, before focusing on metadata for information resources. Outlines an approximate typology of approaches and explores different strands of metadata activity. Discusses trends in format development, metadata management, and use of search and retrieve protocols. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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