Metadata: A Networked Information Strategy to Improve Access to and Management of Government Information Metadata

Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.

Title

  • Main Title Metadata: A Networked Information Strategy to Improve Access to and Management of Government Information
  • Added Title Special Issue: Government Information Quarterly

Creator

  • Editor: Moen, William E.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: University of North Texas

Contributor

  • Contributor: Christian, Eliot
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Geological Survey (U.S.)
  • Contributor: Craig, Anne
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Illinois. State Library
  • Contributor: Mullen, Allen
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Texas State Library and Archives Commission
  • Contributor: Quam, Eileen
    Contributor Type: Personal
    Contributor Info: Minnesota. Department of Natural Resources

Date

  • Creation: 2001

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This document is part of a Government Information Quarterly Special Issue. The author serves as the editor of this issue focusing on the use of metadata as a strategy to improve access to and management of electronic government information. Contributions by writers address federal and state metadata activities and issues.
  • Physical Description: 6 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: metadata
  • Keyword: networked information
  • Keyword: governments
  • Keyword: information discovery

Collection

  • Name: UNT Scholarly Works
    Code: UNTSW

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Information
    Code: UNTCOI

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Text

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc102300

Degree

  • Academic Department: Library and Information Science
  • Academic Department: Texas Center for Digital Knowledge