Processing Non-English Content 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 Processing Non-English Content

Creator

  • Author: Weidner, Andrew
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: University of North Texas

Contributor

  • Organizer of meeting: Library of Congress
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 2012-09-27

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This presentation was presented at the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) Awardee Conference in Washington, D.C. The presentation describes the NDNP New Mexico project's experience encoding ALTO OCR file language codes to enable enhanced discovery of its Spanish language content on the Chronicling America website.
  • Physical Description: 31 p.

Subject

  • Keyword: digitized newspapers
  • Keyword: optical character recognition
  • Keyword: OCR
  • Keyword: ALTO

Source

  • Conference: National Digital Newspaper Program Awardee Conference, 2012, Washington D.C., United States

Collection

  • Name: UNT Scholarly Works
    Code: UNTSW

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries
    Code: UNT

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Presentation

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc107765

Degree

  • Academic Department: Digital Projects Unit