This slide presentation of lecture material was used as part of a course given at The University of Edinburgh School of Informatics. This lecture begins by defining metadata and the concept of "Aboutness", then describes formal metadata schemes with a focus on Dublin Core. Introduces the RDF Syntax, the concept of triples, and the roles of XML and HTTP URI's.

Keywords: Metadata, Dublin Core, RDF, Triple, XML, HTTP URIs
Author: McNeill, Fiona
Date created: 2013-01-24 05:00:00.000
Time required: P25M
Educational use: instruction
Educational audience: teacher-educationSpecialist
Interactivity type: expositive

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