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What is metadata?

What is metadata?: Learning Metadata for Book Publishing
What is metadata?: Learning Metadata for Book Publishing

In this video, Joshua Tallent explains what metadata is and how it relates to book publishing. While a common definition of metadata is "data about data", Joshua goes deeper than just that, with examples of how we interact with metadata on a daily basis, even when we don't realize it. He also introduces students to the ONIX standard, and explains why it was initially created.

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Skill Level Beginner
1h 30m
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Design Digital Publishing Ebooks

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