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Metadata Basics

Metadata Basics

September 21, 2018

Melanie Cofield, Head of Access Systems, UT Libraries

The importance of metadata is often misunderstood or underestimated. Metadata helps people find resources and determine their value. Learning basic concepts and understanding the purpose of standards can help you streamline your research and data management methods.  If you've ever had difficulty finding relevant and reliable resources, or sifting through your own research data, you'll appreciate this session.

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