ERIC Number: EJ677288
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Harvesting Cultural Heritage Metadata Using the OAI Protocol.
Shreeves, Sarah L.; Kaczmarek, Joanne S.; Cole, Timothy W.
Library Hi Tech, v21 n2 p159-69 2003
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign undertook a project to test the efficacy of using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting to construct a search and discovery service focused on information resources in the domain of cultural heritage. Provides an overview of the Illinois project, with quantitative data about divergent metadata practices and element usage patterns, and implications for metadata providers and harvesting services. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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