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Senior Networking and Standards Specialist, Library of Congress

Using Metadata Standards in Digital Libraries presentations

At the Annual 2007 American Library Association conference in Washington in June, the LITA Standards Interest Group sponsored a program entitled “Using Metadata Standards in Digital Libraries: implementing METS, MODS, PREMIS and MIX”. This session explored how libraries are using emerging standards to manage and provide navigation for digital library objects and featured the following:

  • Rebecca Guenther, Library of Congress: Using Metadata Standards in Digital Libraries: Introduction to METS, MODS, PREMIS and MIX
  • Morgan Cundiff, Library of Congress: Using and to Create XML Standards-based Digital Library Applications
  • Nathan Trail, Library of Congress: How to Build, Display and Find METS Objects
  • Brian Tingle, California Digital Library: Use of METS in CDL Digital Special Collections
  • Sarah Shreeves, University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign: Creating Rich Shareable Metadata: the DLF Aquifer MODS implementation guidelines
  • Tom Habing, University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign: METS, MODS and PREMIS, Oh My!: Integrating Digital Library Standards for Interoperability and Preservation
  • Tod Olson, University of Chicago: MODS as Data Hub

The Library of Congress has made the presentations available.