This presentation provides an overview of the EaaSI project goals and outcomes; technological, legal, and inter-institutional challenges encountered; organizational capacity-building activities; and a look ahead at the EaaSI roadmap for the coming year.
File: video, 57 minutes Topics: Data Science, Metadata, Works in Progress
Karen Smith-Yoshimura provides an overview of the "Project Passage" linked data Wikibase prototype and a dive into use cases using the prototype for multilingualism.
File: pptx, 16.2MB Topics: Linked Data, Metadata
New Orleans, Louisiana (USA)
Smith-Yoshimura details how experimentation with new models of description and access in a linked data environment and OCLC's full implementation of Unicode in WorldCat could lead to dramatic improvements of non-Latin script support in WorldCat in the near future.
File: pptx, 10.8MB Topics: Metadata
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)
Godby shares what OCLC Research is currently doing in the area of data science research and development.
File: ppt, 17MB Topics: Metadata
In this webinar, members of the OCLC Research Library Partnership Web Archiving Metadata Working Group focus on their recently issued recommendations for descriptive metadata that uniquely meet the needs of web content.
File: video, 57 minutes Topics: Metadata, Web Archiving, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress
Portland, Oregon (USA)
Dooley and colleagues share their work into best practices for metadata when archiving online materials, drawing from a report that comprehensively advises on these best practices.
File: pptx, 2.5MB Topics: Web Archiving, Metadata
Learn about how web archives are being used, the issues with discoverability, and best practices for web archiving descriptive metadata that are community-neutral and standards-neutral.
File: pptx, 1.3MB Topics: Metadata, Web Archiving