LIS-S 634 Metadata
Prerequisites: LIS S500 and S503. Note: S503 prerequisite not necessary for Digital Curation Specialization.
Metadata is essential in designing and developing effective knowledge systems; it facilitates resource discovery, database documentation, and recording digital documents’ textual and conceptual histories. This course introduces principles supporting the development and implementation of metadata schemes, focusing on issues of interoperability, internal and external standardization, and evaluation.