controlled vocabulary

job: Metadata Management Librarian

The George Washington University Libraries announces a search for a Metadata Management Librarian
Position: Metadata Management Librarian
Appointment Rank: Appointment at the rank of Librarian I (entry level; minimum salary $47,000) or Librarian II (minimum 2 years experience; minimum salary $50,600). Rank and salary depend on qualifications and experience. This is a full-time 12 month, salary and benefits will commensurate with experience and qualifications of the person selected.

Position Description: [read more...]

event: Vocabulary Mapping Framework

09/11/2009 09:00
09/11/2009 14:00

This event will present and discuss the work carried out by the JISC-funded Vocabulary Mapping Framework project to develop a tool to support metadata interoperability across communities. The work is an expansion of the existing RDA/ONIX Framework into a comprehensive vocabulary of resource relators and categories, which will be a superset of those used in major standards from the publisher/producer, education and bibliographic/heritage communities; source standards include CIDOC CRM; DCMI; DDEX; DOI; FRBR; MARC21; LOM; ONIX; and RDA. [read more...]


96 Euston Road British Library Conference Centre, St Pancras
London NW1 2DB
United Kingdom



The conference programme for the International UDC Seminar 2009 includes a selection of over twenty papers representing classification research in 14 countries. [read more...]


The Hague

image: Choice of Hercules 0.0

Choice of Hercules 0.0

Recently I spoke at a meeting of the Higher Education Academy on digital literacy, facilitating a workshop, in which I put up a series of posters, about ten, and with the participants worked through them, and captured the sense of the meeting on a method to approach work on digital literacy.

This poster was number 0. which deals with earlier work I had done using these methods. [read more...]

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