Week 9: Data and Metadata
Wednesday, November 4, 2009
Weinberger, David. 2007. Everything is miscellaneous : the power of the new digital disorder. 1st ed. New York: Times Books.
“Appendix” in Cohen, Daniel J., and Roy Rosenzweig. 2006. Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. http://chnm.gmu.edu/digitalhistory/.
Michael Wesch. Web 2.0 … The Machine is Us/ing Us. January 31. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6gmP4nk0EOE.
Post a question, possibly a technical question, to which you do not know the answer.
Add one item to your Omeka archive and, without knowing the “correct” way to add metadata, do your best to fill in as much information as possible on the page titled “Dublin Core.” Next week we will learn more about descriptive standards.