Metadata standard

Metadata standardsmetadata schema
A metadata standard is a requirement which is intended to establish a common understanding of the meaning or semantics of the data, to ensure correct and proper use and interpretation of the data by its owners and users.wikipedia
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Metadata

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To achieve this common understanding, a number of characteristics, or attributes of the data have to be defined, also known as metadata.
In the 2000s, as data and information were increasingly stored digitally, this digital data was described using metadata standards.

Dublin Core

Dublin Core Metadata InitiativeDCMIOpen Source Metadata Framework
Metadata schemes that are developed and maintained by standard organizations (such as ISO) or organizations that have taken on such responsibility (such as the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative) are called metadata standards.
The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) provides an open forum for the development of interoperable online metadata standards for a broad range of purposes and of business models.

Learning object metadata

LOMIEEE 1484.12.1-2002 Learning Object Metadata (LOM)IEEE LOM

Rules for Archival Description

RAD
It is a multi-level descriptive metadata standard structured to reflect the context of a group of records based on the manner in which they were created, used, and managed.

Semantics

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A metadata standard is a requirement which is intended to establish a common understanding of the meaning or semantics of the data, to ensure correct and proper use and interpretation of the data by its owners and users.

Data

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A metadata standard is a requirement which is intended to establish a common understanding of the meaning or semantics of the data, to ensure correct and proper use and interpretation of the data by its owners and users.

Cataloging

cataloguingbibliographic controlcataloger
A good example of metadata is the cataloging system found in libraries, which records for example the author, title, subject, and location on the shelf of a resource.

Library

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A good example of metadata is the cataloging system found in libraries, which records for example the author, title, subject, and location on the shelf of a resource.

Standard Generalized Markup Language

SGMLISO 8879ISO SGML
Many current schemes use Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML) or XML to specify their syntax.

XML

Extensible Markup LanguageXML documentXML parser
Many current schemes use Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML) or XML to specify their syntax.

International Organization for Standardization

ISOISO standardInternational Organisation for Standardisation
Metadata schemes that are developed and maintained by standard organizations (such as ISO) or organizations that have taken on such responsibility (such as the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative) are called metadata standards.

E-GMS

Integrated Public Sector Vocabularye-Government Metadata Standarde-Government Metadata Standard (E-GMS)

Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard

METSmetadata
The Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS) is a metadata standard for encoding descriptive, administrative, and structural metadata regarding objects within a digital library, expressed using the XML schema language of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

PBCore

The PBCore metadata standard (Public Broadcasting Metadata Dictionary) was created by the public broadcasting community in the United States of America for use by public broadcasters and related communities that manage audiovisual assets, including libraries, archives, independent producers, etc. PBCore is organized as a set of specified fields that can be used in database applications, and it can be used as a data model for media cataloging and asset management systems.

Local Government Category List

The Local Government Category List (LGCL), is a metadata standard controlled vocabulary of subject metadata terms related to local government, published in the UK.

Iriss

Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services
This repository is catalogued in accordance with international metadata standards and Learning object metadata, allowing interoperability with other systems.

Astroinformatics

Early efforts in this direction included data discovery, metadata standards development, data modeling, astronomical data dictionary development, data access, information retrieval, data integration, and data mining in the astronomical Virtual Observatory initiatives.

Data management plan

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