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Nominations are opened for leadership roles in the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group

Announcement: The ALCTS MIG seeks nominations (self-nominations welcomed) for the following offices: Vice-Chair/Chair Elect (Vice-Chair 2019-2020, Chair 2020-2021) Program Co-Chair (2019-2021) Secretary (2019-2021) These positions are held for two years, and attendance to ALA Annual and ALA Midwinter is expected. … Continue reading

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Program Announcement: ALCTS Metadata Interest Group Meeting at ALA Annual 2019

Please join the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group during ALA Annual Conference in Washington D.C. for a presentation and Q&A on the Library of Congress Web Archiving Program on Sunday, June 23, 2019, 9:00-10:00AM, Marriott Marquis, Archives Room during our regular … Continue reading

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Panel Program on Crowdsourcing Metadata Presentations Available

Metadata Interest Group Meeting Panel Program: Crowdsourcing Metadata At the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group meeting during ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle, on Sunday, January 27, 2019, there was a panel presentation on crowdsourcing metadata.   Crowdsourcing metadata: the revolutionary cataloging … Continue reading

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Midwinter 2019 Meeting Minutes Available

The minutes from the Metadata Interest Group’s 2018 Midwinter program and business meeting are now available. Additional information about Midwinter is coming soon, including slides from the presentations at the MIG program! Thank you to Rachel Tillay (blog coordinator) for … Continue reading

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Last Reminder: ALCTS Metadata Interest Group Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2019

Please join the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group during ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle for a panel presentation on crowdsourcing metadata on Sunday, January 27, 2019, 8:30-10:00AM, Washington State Convention Center, Room 3A during our regular scheduled meeting. Speakers Samuel T. … Continue reading

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Crowdsourcing Metadata Panel Presentation Reminder and Bios

Join the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group during ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle for a panel presentation on crowdsourcing metadata on Sunday, January 27, 2019, 8:30-10:00AM, Washington State Convention Center, Room 3A during our regular scheduled meeting. Speakers Samuel T. Barber, … Continue reading

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Program Announcement: ALCTS Metadata Interest Group Meeting at ALA Midwinter 2019

Join the ALCTS Metadata Interest Group during ALA Midwinter Meeting in Seattle for a panel presentation on crowdsourcing metadata on Sunday, January 27, 2019, 8:30-10:00AM, Washington State Convention Center, Room 3A during our regular scheduled meeting. Speakers Samuel T. Barber, … Continue reading

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Call for Proposals on the topic of metadata automation!

New technologies, collaborations, and ways of working have transformed metadata workflows. Have you implemented new tools to streamline your workflows? Are you experimenting with automated approaches to metadata creation? If so, we want to hear from you! Consider submitting your … Continue reading

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Implementing Linked Open Data in the Real World Presentations Available

Implementing Linked Open Data in the Real World Implementing Linked Open Data in the Real World at ALA 2018 on Saturday, June 23 at 10:30am was a program of the Metadata Interest Group. It included the three following presentations on … Continue reading

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