2002-01-01Zeitschriftenartikel DOI: 10.1108/07378830210444450
METS and the metadata marketplace
Philosophische Fakultät I
One purpose of the Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS) is to deal with the multiplication of metadata types in recent years, and especially metadata that deal with non-paper materials, including audiovisual sources and their digital representations. In that sense, it is a kind of meta-metadata. But is it needed? Market forces may decide.