Results from BISG’s Metadata Research Project

This week I attended the first of the BISG webcast series Evolving Metadata Practices. Brian O’Leary of Magellan Media presented “A Research-Based Understanding of the Current Metadata Landscape: Full Results from BISG’s Metadata Research Project”. The project mapped the flow of metadata across the supply chain with special attention to “… points at which changes […]

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Metadata for Everyone

In Thad’s “M is for Metadata” post of May 31 he talks about confusion and misconceptions surrounding metadata, how and why publishing industry standards and best practices evolved, and the role of the ONIX standard in structuring and sharing information about books. As a long-time participant in the world of publishing and library metadata, it’s […]

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