Difference between revisions of "Using Metadata"

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== Omeka ==
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=== Taxonomies & Controlled Vocabularies ===
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==== Dublin Core ====
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==== Creative Commons ====
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==== ISM Terms ====
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=== Omeka ===
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==== Omeka Information ====
  
 
: Omeka is a specialized web-based database that employs metadata to organize a collection.
 
: Omeka is a specialized web-based database that employs metadata to organize a collection.
 
=== Omeka Information ===
 
  
 
: See [http://omeka.org the Omeka website] for information about the application and codexes it uses.
 
: See [http://omeka.org the Omeka website] for information about the application and codexes it uses.
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: In particular, [http://omeka.org/codex/Working_with_Dublin_Core this page] explains how Dublin Core is used by Omeka users.
 
: In particular, [http://omeka.org/codex/Working_with_Dublin_Core this page] explains how Dublin Core is used by Omeka users.
  
==== Predefined Item Types ====
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===== Predefined Item Types =====
  
 
: Omeka has 16 item types already defined. See [[Omeka Item Types]] for their names and definitions.
 
: Omeka has 16 item types already defined. See [[Omeka Item Types]] for their names and definitions.
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: The item type list in Omeka can be edited to include, for example, ISM's specialized vocabulary, making it easy to implement new terms.
 
: The item type list in Omeka can be edited to include, for example, ISM's specialized vocabulary, making it easy to implement new terms.
  
=== ISM's Omeka Installation ===
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==== ISM's Omeka Installation ====
  
 
: At this time, the application is installed, but is empty pending definition of ISM's metadata vocabulary.
 
: At this time, the application is installed, but is empty pending definition of ISM's metadata vocabulary.
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: See [http://ismuseum.org/omeka ISM's Omeka page] to access the collection. (empty)
 
: See [http://ismuseum.org/omeka ISM's Omeka page] to access the collection. (empty)
  
==== Administering ISM's Omeka installation ====
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===== Administering ISM's Omeka installation =====
  
 
: If you are a member of the ISM Metadata group and wish to add records to the database, login [http://www.ismuseum.org/omeka/admin/users/login here].
 
: If you are a member of the ISM Metadata group and wish to add records to the database, login [http://www.ismuseum.org/omeka/admin/users/login here].

Revision as of 21:56, 24 October 2014

Taxonomies & Controlled Vocabularies

Dublin Core

Creative Commons

ISM Terms

Omeka

Omeka Information

Omeka is a specialized web-based database that employs metadata to organize a collection.
See the Omeka website for information about the application and codexes it uses.
In particular, this page explains how Dublin Core is used by Omeka users.
Predefined Item Types
Omeka has 16 item types already defined. See Omeka Item Types for their names and definitions.
The item type list in Omeka can be edited to include, for example, ISM's specialized vocabulary, making it easy to implement new terms.

ISM's Omeka Installation

At this time, the application is installed, but is empty pending definition of ISM's metadata vocabulary.
See ISM's Omeka page to access the collection. (empty)
Administering ISM's Omeka installation
If you are a member of the ISM Metadata group and wish to add records to the database, login here.