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Minitex News articles tagged with "Metadata" (22):

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Save the date for the Minitex Technical Services Symposium

Jul 19, 2021

Save the date for the Minitex Technical Services Symposium on November 9, 2021! This year’s theme is Good Trouble: Activism and Ethics in Technical Services.
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Macalester College seeks Metadata Librarian

Apr 27, 2021

Macalester College DeWitt Wallace Library seeks to hire a full-time Metadata Librarian. The Metadata Librarian creates, maintains, and enriches the metadata for Macalester’s digital, physical, and virtual collections.

North Dakota State University seeks Metadata and Cataloging Librarian

Nov 11, 2019

The North Dakota State University Libraries seeks collaborative candidates for the position of Metadata and Cataloging Librarian.


Registration open for Minitex Technical Services Symposium 2019

Sep 19, 2019

Registration is now available for the 2019 Minitex Technical Services Symposium: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technical Services!


Cataloging and Metadata programming at ALA Annual 2019

Jun 19, 2019

We've pulled together a list of some of the cataloging and metadata sessions offered at ALA Annual 2019. You will also find links to the full list at the bottom of this article. 


MDL Metadata Librarian teaches at Summer Educational Institute 2019

Jun 18, 2019

On June 5, I traveled to Albuquerque, New Mexico to teach at the 2019 Summer Educaional Institute (SEI). SEI is a joint project of the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA) and the Visual Resources Association Foundation.


Guest webinar: Linking to the Future: the University of Minnesota and the Linked Data for Production Project

Mar 11, 2019

Linked Data for Production (LD4P) is a multi-year, Mellon-funded collaborative project to create infrastructure and best practices for the creation, migration, and discovery of library metadata in an RDF-based format. For phase 2 of the project, the LD4P partners issued an open call for libraries to join a cohort that will begin to produce linked data in a sandbox developed in cooperation with the PCC (Program for Cooperative Cataloging). The overarching goal of this phase of the project is to move closer to actual cataloging production workflows, and to begin in earnest the long-discussed transition from the MARC record. The University of Minnesota Libraries’ successful proposal focuses on the cataloging of artists’ books and fine press materials.

NISO Webinar: Enabling Discovery, Part Two: Publishers and Libraries Talk Metadata & Monographs

Jan 11, 2019

For purposes of discovery, the metadata supplied to libraries for e-book content must be complete, explicit and accurate. APIs have been constructed. Best practices have been identified. What are the gaps that still affect the user experience in identifying and navigating to needed content?


MDL staff member teaches at Summer Educational Institute

Jun 18, 2018

During the first week of June, I headed to Albuquerque, New Mexico to teach at the 2018 Summer Educational Institute (SEI). SEI is an annual, residential workshop co-sponsored by the Visual Resources Association Foundation and the Art Libraries Society of North America. SEI provides new and emerging information professionals with a substantive educational and professional development opportunity focused on digital collections, project management, digital preservation, intellectual property, digital humanities, and metadata for digital collections.


Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska: Addressing the metadata

Apr 23, 2018

I am pleased to share the important work MDL recently completed in conjunction with a contractor at the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board. Lindsey Geyer's recent project addressed the name change from Lake Calhoun to Bde Maka Ska, and now the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board's records reflect that change. Here is Lindsey's account of this project.