We’re conducting a brief survey on the uses and challenges of controlled vocabularies. If you are a curator, administrator, or developer for a for a repository, or a researcher who has contributed data to a repository, please lend us 10-15 minutes of your time to help us learn about how you use controlled vocabularies, and how their utility can be improved. The survey can be found here.
The seventh International Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR 2013) is coming to the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki, Greece, from November 19-22, 2013.
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Dublin Core-Science and Metadata Community and Research Data Alliance are hosting a day-long Metadata Interest Group workshop, CAMP-4-DATA, on Sept. 6, 2013 in Lisbon, Portugal. Submissions for participation are currently open in the areas of short papers, abstracts, and position statements. The intent of this workshop is to discuss and forward challenges and opportunities relating to metadata standards for the management of scientific data, and how policies, applications, and infrastructure can foster creation of and access to sustainable, open, and collective standards.
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