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Adding Cyrillic Script to WorldCat

Adding Cyrillic Script to WorldCat

By Jenny Toves and Cynthia Whitacre

Coalition of Librarians for Equity and Access
virtual

This panel discussion seeks to highlight cooperative initiatives and perspectives from information professionals to amplify equity and inclusion in collection building and management.

Topics: Metadata

Amplifying Metadata as Entities to Support Multilingualism

Amplifying Metadata as Entities to Support Multilingualism

By Karen Smith-Yoshimura

OCLC EMEA Regional Council Meeting
Marseille (France)

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.  

Topics: Linked Data, Metadata

From Prototype to Production: Turning Good Ideas into Useful Library Services

From Prototype to Production: Turning Good Ideas into Useful Library Services

By Andrew K. Pace and Holly Tomren

CNI Fall 2018 Membership Meeting
Washington, DC (USA)

This session explores two projects at different points of the prototype-to-production workflow: IIIF (integration of the International Image Interoperability Framework) into a digital discovery environment; and a Linked Data Wikibase prototype (reconciliation tool and editor built to match library metadata workflows) transitioning to production. Temple University presents from the experimenter and practitioner point of view.

Topics: IIIF, Linked Data, Metadata

Non-Latin Script Access: Past, Now, Future

Non-Latin Script Access: Past, Now, Future

By Karen Smith-Yoshimura

2018 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition
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.

Topics: Metadata

Data Science Research and Development at OCLC

Data Science Research and Development at OCLC

By Jean Godby

Metadata Mixers at the Drexel University Metadata Research Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (USA)

Godby shares what OCLC Research is currently doing in the area of data science research and development.

Topics: Metadata

Outcomes from the OCLC Research Library Partnership Web Archiving Metadata Working Group

Outcomes from the OCLC Research Library Partnership Web Archiving Metadata Working Group (video)

By Jackie Dooley, Rebecca Guenther, Claudia Horning, Mary Samouelian

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.

Topics: Metadata, Web Archiving, Research Library Partnership, Works in Progress

Best Practices for Descriptive Metadata for Web Archiving

Best Practices for Descriptive Metadata for Web Archiving

By Alexis Antracoli, Kate Bowers, Jackie Dooley

Society of American Archivists Annual Meeting
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.

Topics: Web Archiving, Metadata