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Further discussion of digital bibliography assignment

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[PhD] Seminar on "A Metadata Quality Assurance Framework for Digital Repositories"

Arranging through my papers the other day, I stumbled across something that I almost forgot through the years! It was mid-2011 when I was still in the infancy of my PhD study! 290 more words


COAR Guidelines for Assessing Publisher Repository Services

A number of journal publishers have begun to offer services to the repository community. These services may differ according to publisher, however they generally involve the automated transfer of content (metadata and/or articles) into repositories. 181 more words

Open Access

Quality Seals for Learning Resources & Metadata

No, not that kind of seal, but close enough! Some time ago, I learned about the Mozilla Open Badges which are a really interesting project. It’s all about using open badges that allows you to verify your skills, interests and achievements through credible organizations and attaches that information to the badge image file, hard-coding the metadata for future access and review ( 489 more words


"Open Access Monographs and Publishing Models: Collaborative Ways Forward"

Last Monday (19th October) I attended a panel discussion held at Goldsmiths to hear a panel of experts share thoughts and ideas as part of a discussion about open access monographs (OAMs). 593 more words


ODI - Basics of Repositories

There are two types of repositories in Oracle Data Integrator:

  • Master Repository: This is a data structure containing information on the topology of the company’s IT resources, on security and on version management of projects and data models.
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