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Library collections in the life of the user: two directions
The paper considers how the changing nature of research in digital environments is reshaping the nature of library collections and services in academic and research libraries. It describes two
Thirteen Ways of Looking at...Digital Preservation
The Warwick Metadata Workshop: A Framework for the Deployment of Resource Description
The Warwick Framework was the Warwick Framework, a description of a container architecture for aggregating metadata objects of interchange, as well as descriptions for how to implement this architecture.
Scientific, industrial, and cultural heritage : a shared approach
Some common concerns of libraries, archival institutions and museums as they work together to address the issues the Framework Programme Five raises are described.
Metadata: a current view of practice and issues
This paper describes emerging metadata practice and standards, and outlines an approximate typology of approaches and explores different strands of metadata activity, before focusing on metadata for information resources.
RSLP Collection Description
A particular feature of this discussion is that this would complement current work in the archives community and that descriptions at this shared level of granularity would facilitate cross-domain working.
Specification for resource description methods, Part 1. A review of metadata: a survey of current resource description formats
This study provides background information to the DESIRE project to enable the implications of using particular metadata formats to be assessed and a broad typology of metadata is introduced to provide a framework for analysis.