Learning from Artifacts: Metadata Utilization Analysis

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This paper describes the MARC Content Designation Utilization Project, which is examining a very large set of metadata records as artifacts of the library cataloging enterprise. This is the first large-scale examination of descriptive metadata utilization. Presents an overview of study activities and suggests the study's significance to the broader use of metadata in digital libraries.

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Moen, William E.

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Miksa, Shawne D., 1969-

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Eklund, Amy

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This paper describes the MARC Content Designation Utilization Project, which is examining a very large set of metadata records as artifacts of the library cataloging enterprise. This is the first large-scale examination of descriptive metadata utilization. Presents an overview of study activities and suggests the study's significance to the broader use of metadata in digital libraries.

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Keyword(s): library cataloging | MARC records | metadata utilization
Source: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)/ Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Joint Conference on Digital Libraries (JCDL), 2006, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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