Metadata Principles and Practices: Metadata Customization, Exchange, Transformation and Migration

Scheduled Dates

October 27, 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm CDT (Register Now)

Course Description

This third workshop in the "Metadata Principles and Practices" series covers the processes by which institutions customize existing metadata standards, exchange and harvest metadata, transform metadata from one standard to another and migrate metadata to a newer standard. Topics to be covered include: metadata quality factors, application profiles, the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting, metadata crosswalks and stylesheets.


* This course is eligible for Micro-Credentialing (optional) - What is Micro-Credentialing?

  1. Complete the following courses:
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Course Type: 
Topic Area: 
Target Audience: 
Any staff involved with cataloging, metadata or digtital initiatives wanting an overview of how metadata is customized transformed, exchanged and migrated.
Prerequisites
Completion of "Metadata Principles and Practices: Metadata Basics or similar knowledge and experience with XML.
Learning Objectives
  • Understand why institutions want to customize metadata
  • Analyze the role of application profiles in customizing application profiles
  • Learn methods of exchanging, transforming and migrating metadata
Homework Expectations
  • Attend the online session or view recording and complete one homework assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.
Session Information
Session Duration: 
This course consists of one 2-hour session.
Contact Hours: 
2
Instructor
Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org
Fees
Amigos Member Early Bird Fee: 
$70.00
Amigos Member Fee: 
$95.00
Non-member Early Bird Fee: 
$130.00
Non-member Fee: 
$155.00