OLAC

Supporting Diversity Through a Typology of Data Providers: What is an Archive?

I demonstrate how a researcher can use their personal website to advertise their publications and presentations in OLAC. We use open source technologies to take markdown files and convert them into a compliant XML feed. The result is greater exposure of one’s academic experience to those looking for language resources.

Dublin Core DCMIType Chooser

Figuring out the DCMIType for a described resource.

Dublin Core Namespaces

Why don’t Dublin Core namespace urls resolve to an XSD?

OLAC Translations

Does the embrace of the vocabularies increase with translations?

OLAC Roles and MARC Relator Role Equivalents

An initial look at issues in removing OLAC roles and replacing them with MARC roles.

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.

Metadata for Language Learning Resources: Advancing OLAC for Language Development

The mash-up of LRMI and OLAC metadata for the benefit of language revitilization.