Managing Metadata with Resource Profiles

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Proceedings titleADL Learning Content Registries and Repositories Summit 2010
ConferenceADL Learning Content Registries and Repositories Summit, April 13-14, 2010, Alexandria, VA USA
Pages# of pages: 3
AbstractExisting learning object metadata describing learning resources postulates descriptions contained in a single document. This document, typically authored in IEEE-LOM, is intended to be descriptively complete, that is, it is intended to contain all relevant metadata related to the resource. Based on my 2003 paper, Resource Profiles [1], an alternative approach is proposed. Any given resource may be described in any number of documents, each conforming to a specification relevant to the resource. A workflow is suggested whereby a resource profiles engine manages and combines this data, producing various views of the resource, or in other words, a set of resource profiles.
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AffiliationNational Research Council Canada (NRC-CNRC); NRC Institute for Information Technology
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