last update: 25-Jul-2001

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Meta-Data Overview

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Digital Libraries: Metadata Resources
http://www.ifla.org/II/metadata.htm
World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)

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Extensible Markup Language (XML) 
http://www.w3.org/XML/
Resource Description Framework (RDF) 
http://www.w3.org/RDF/
Meta Content Framework using XML (MCF)
http://www.w3.org/TR/NOTE-MCF-XML/
LBNL EPA Project: XML and RDF Links
http://pueblo.lbl.gov/~olken/xml.html
An MCF Tutorial
http://www.textuality.com/mcf/MCF-tutorial.html
Language Resources

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European Science Foundation (ESF) Second Language Database
http://www.mpi.nl/world/tg/lapp/esf/esf.html
International Corpus of English (ICE-GB)
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/english-usage/ice-gb/
Talkbank
http://www.talkbank.org/
The Child Language Data Exchange System (CHILDES)
http://childes.psy.cmu.edu/
European Language Resource Association (ELRA)
http://www.icp.grenet.fr/ELRA/home.html
Aboriginal Studies Electronic Data Archive (ASEDA)
http://coombs.anu.edu.au/SpecialProj/ASEDA/fabout.htm
University of Helsinki Language Corpus Server (UHLCS)
http://www.ling.helsinki.fi/uhlcs/index.html
Browsable Corpus (BC)
http://www.mpi.nl/world/tg/lapp/browscorp/browscorp.html
Linguistic Meta-Data Overview

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Linguistic Annotation
http://www.ldc.upenn.edu/annotation/
Linguistic Meta-Data Projects

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Corpus Encoding Standard for XML (XCES)
http://www.cs.vassar.edu/XCES/
Multilevel Annotation, Tools Engineering (MATE)
http://mate.mip.ou.dk
Open Language Archives Community (OLAC)
http://www.language-archives.org/
Searching ICE-GB with ICECUP
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/english-usage/ice-gb/icecup.htm
Text Encoding Initiative (TEI)
http://www.tei-c.org
Other Meta-Data Projects

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Dublin Core Metadata initiative
http://purl.org/DC/ 
MPEG Standards (MPEG-7)
http://www.cselt.it/mpeg/standards.htm

Open Archives Initiative (OAI)

http://www.openarchives.org/

Metadata Research Documents

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Bearman, D., et al (1999) - A Common Model to Support Interoperable Metadata
http://www.dlib.org/dlib/january99/bearman/01bearman.html
Brickley, D., Hunter, J., Lagoze, C. (1999) - ABC : A Logical Model for Metadata Interoperability
http://www.ilrt.bris.ac.uk/discovery/harmony/docs/abc/abc_draft.html
Lagoze, C. (2000) - Accommodating Simplicity and Complexity in Metadata: Lessons from the Dublin Core Experience
http://ncstrl.cs.cornell.edu:80/Dienst/UI/1.0/Display/ncstrl.cornell/TR2000-1801
Lagoze, C., Hunter, J., Brickley, D. (2000) - An Event-Aware Model for Metadata Interoperability
http://www.ncstrl.org/Dienst/UI/1.0/Display/ncstrl.cornell/TR2000-1800
Hunter, J., James, D. - The Application of an Event-Aware Metadata Model to an Online Oral History Project
http://archive.dstc.edu.au/RDU/staff/jane-hunter/OralHistory/paper.html
Hunter, J., Zhan, Z. (1999) - An Indexing and Querying System for Online Images Based on the PNG Format and Embedded Metadata
http://archive.dstc.edu.au/RDU/staff/jane-hunter/PNG/paper.html