A Theory of Digital Library Metadata: The Emergence of Enriching and Filtering, 1st Edition

  • Brett Stevens
  • Gataneh Alemu
  • Published By: Chandos Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 008100401X
  • ISBN-13: 9780081004012
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 136 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This book is a reaction to the current digital library landscape that is being challenged with growing online collections and changing user expectations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Authors Biography.
Re-thinking Library Metadata.
1: Existing Standards-Based Metadata Approaches and Principles.
2: The Web 2.0 Paradigm and the Emergence of Socially-Constructed Metadata Approaches.
3: The Emergence of Socially-Constructed Metadata in a Mixed Metadata Approach.
4: The Principle of Metadata Enriching.
5: The Principle of Metadata Linking.
6: The Principle of Metadata Openness.
7: The Principle of Metadata Filtering.
8: The Theory of Metadata Enriching and Filtering.