Introduction to Metadata and Metadata Applications

Code: LIBR1300

Course description

Metadata is structured information about an information resource of any media type or format and can be considered an extension of traditional library cataloguing. Examine the fundamental concepts of metadata. Learn to apply a variety of metadata schemes and standards related to the description of digital and electronic resources on the web. Previous knowledge of HTML coding is highly recommended.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: COMP1430 LIBR1065 LIBR1095
Corequisites: None

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Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.