Collection Descriptions at The European Library, Valentine Charles, Interoperability Specialist at The European Library

Download Collection Descriptions at The European Library, Valentine Charles, Interoperability Specialist at The European Library

Post on 11-May-2015

150 views

Category:

Education

4 download

Embed Size (px)

TRANSCRIPT

  • 1.Collection Descriptions at The European Library Valentine Charles The European Library Annual Meeting, 17th September, Amsterdam

2. A need for organisation The European Library is continuously growing ! And takes up new challenges: Making content more visible Improving search accuracy and relevancy 3. Modeling collections Collection level descriptions answer research information needs. Provide context to isolated items Show relationships between objects and collections Improve search capabilities Collection level descriptions are suitable for digital and non-digital material 4. Modeling collections 5. The European Librarys agenda We will enrich the existing collection descriptionsand create new ones We will provide better search capabilities relying on these descriptions 6. Focus on two cases studies First World War Medieval history The European Librarys agenda 7. Speakers: Europeana Collections 1914-1918 and the Great War Online: the set-up of huge thematic portal - Frederic Lemmers eBooks on Demand: creating digital collections on users' request - nne Mets Open Access Publishing in European Networks (OAPEN) - Ronald Snijder