Dublin Core

Metadata Quality Assessment & OLAC

A reflection on OLAC metadata quality assessment processes after readings for course work at UNT.

Some questions on the theory presented in the Dublin Core

If we take a design look at Dublin Core, is it really as flexible as proclaimed or are there limits imposed by semantics.

A Vision for New Participation in OLAC: Beyond an Agenda for Open Language Archiving

The OLAC community has several componnets which make it successful. This talk looks at several critical areas which make that succes more valuable.

OLAC Collections: The Case of Serials

A look at indexing serials in OLAC.

An OLAC Perspective on Services: The Forgotten Language Resources

What is the overlap between services and language resources? How ought these be described in the OLAC application profile?

Open Language Archives Community Research

A detailed look at information structure and technology issues in the OLAC community.

Describing Serials in Dublin Core

A short bibliography of works to consult when looking at how to describe serials in Dublin Core.

Corpora, Collections, and Datasets

There has been some discussion of what constitutes a collection among language documentation practitioners. Johnson (Citation: Johnson, 2004, p. 142) Johnson, H. (2004). Language documentation and archiving, or how to build a better corpus.