Metadata, metadata, everywhere – but where is the hook?

Kristi Kiesling (Kristi Kiesling is Head of the Department of Manuscripts and Archives at the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA, and is Chair of the Society of American Archivists EAD Working Group.)

OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives

ISSN: 1065-075X

Publication date: 1 June 2001

Abstract

Encoded Archival Description (EAD) and Dublin Core (DC) are metadata standards with different purposes. EAD fully supports archival descriptive practices, but lacks the robust mechanisms for Web resource discovery that DC provides. This article explores the relationship between the two standards and pinpoints areas where there could be a more direct relationship.

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Kiesling, K. (2001), "Metadata, metadata, everywhere – but where is the hook?", OCLC Systems & Services: International digital library perspectives, Vol. 17 No. 2, pp. 84-88. https://doi.org/10.1108/10650750110395007

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 2001, MCB UP Limited

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