Metadata and Networked Information Organization/Retrieval

Metadata and Networked Information Organization/Retrieval

Representation, organization and retrieval of networked information resources (NIR) using various forms of metadata. Examination and evaluation of key metadata schemes for representing and organizing NIR. Identification and use of metadata creation tools to build and manage metadata repositories. Explore implications for retrieval of NIR through search engines that exploit metadata.

Class Name Metadata and Networked Information Organization/Retrieval
Host School University of North Texas
Class Identifier SLIS 5223
Credit Value 3 Credit Hours
Faculty Dr. Oksana Zavalina
Course Tool (Online) Blackboard
Class Description Representation, organization and retrieval of networked information resources (NIR) using various forms of metadata. Examination and evaluation of key metadata schemes for representing and organizing NIR. Identification and use of metadata creation tools to build and manage metadata repositories. Explore implications for retrieval of NIR through search engines that exploit metadata.
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Delivery Synchronous
Start and End Date August 28th, 2013 - December 5th, 2013
Start and End Time
(if synchronous)
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. United States - Central
Days of Week
(of class meetings, if synchronous)
Wednesday
Last Add Day August 15th, 2013
Residency Start and End Date No Residency
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