Transitioning to the Next Generation of Metadata

by Karen Smith-Yoshimura

This report synthesizes six years (2015-2020) of OCLC Research Library Partners Metadata Managers Focus Group discussions to trace how metadata services is transitioning into the “next generation of metadata” and its impact on future metadata services and staffing requirements.

Annotated Bibliography

This annotated bibliography provides details on blog posts from Hanging Together: The OCLC Research Blog referenced in the Transitioning to the Next Generation of Metadata report.

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Suggested citation:

Smith-Yoshimura, Karen. 2020. Transitioning to the Next Generation of Metadata: An Annotated Bibliography of Selected OCLC Research Hanging Together Blogs. Dublin, OH: OCLC Research.

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