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Understanding metadata.

National Information Standards Organization (U.S.).

Understanding metadata.

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Published by NISO Press in Bethesda, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metadata.,
  • Information organization.,
  • Automatic Data Processing.,
  • Information Management.,
  • Information Science.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnderstanding meta-data, Metedata made simpler: a guide for libraries.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21099147M
    ISBN 101880124629

      Baltimore, MD – Janu – The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) continues its Primer Series with the publication of Understanding Metadata. This comprehensive overview of information about an item’s creation, name, topic, features, and more updates NISO’s advice on the subject and follows on the Research.   Metadata powers effective action on information by providing context. To trust the data context, businesses need effective Metadata Management. As Michael Chui says, “you have to understand the data [in order to win in the age of analytics].” Grasping the who, what, when and how of data means knowing Metadata and Metadata Management. Metadata 2nd ed. ISBN © -- present, Marcia Lei Zeng and Jian Qin Website designed and created by Marcia Zeng for educational purpose.


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Abstract. Understanding Metadata is a revision and expansion of Metadata Made Simpler: a guide for libraries published by NISO Press in NISO extends its thanks and appreciation to Rebecca Guenther and Jacqueline Radebaugh, staff members in the Library of Congress Network Development and MARC Standards Office, for sharing their expertise and contributing to this publication.

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