Seminar: 03 (2022-2024)
Title: "Metadata Management: Enhancing the organization, accessibility, and usability of information resources"
Metadata is often described as the lifeblood of the digital age. It's the key to unlocking the full potential of digital resources by enhancing discoverability, accessibility, and data integrity. Therefore, managing this metadata becomes important to ensure that digital resources are well-structured, discoverable, and serve their intended purposes.
This seminar will explore a journey through the intricate world of metadata management. It will briefly cover metadata and its types. A substantial portion of the seminar is dedicated to metadata management. It will cover the processes, tools, and software utilised in effective metadata management. Best practices in metadata management will also be elucidated. The seminar also examines the vital role of metadata management in libraries. Moreover, it will also cover the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead in this rapidly evolving field and discuss the future prospects of metadata management in an increasingly data-centric world.
The aim of the seminar is to enhance understanding of the processes, tools, and best practices involved in metadata management. Therefore, this seminar invites all to join the enlightening journey into the world of metadata management, which may be helpful for anyone seeking to harness the value of organised information in this data-rich era.
Coordinator: Dr. Biswanath Dutta
Speaker: Ankit Gupta
Date: 27.09.2023 (Wednesday)
Time: 14:00 hrs.
Venue: DRTC Class Room(G-16), ISI Bangalore.