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What’s all this ‘metadata’ stuff, anyway?

Metadata is information about information. An example would be the album and artist information contained in the ID3 tag of an MP3 song file. In the case of image files, this includes things such as height and width, as well as Exif and IPTC blocks, which are written to a file when a digital camera […]

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Open Knowledge Foundation

is a global non-profit organisation focused on realising open data’s value to society by helping civil society groups access and use data to take action on social problems. Open Knowledge Foundation does this in three ways: seeAlso https://okfn.org/about/

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The Keyword Aggregator web service: a tool for managing digital objects’ keywords

Collection description The need to tag digital objects in various repositories such as datasets or scientific papers to allow for thematic classification is a well-known problem. In some cases a free tagging approach is used where contributors can add any keywords they desire while in other cases, selection from a controlled vocabulary is mandated. To […]

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GitHub – legiongis/arches4-geo-examples: collection of geospatial layer examples for use with Arches 4

GitHub – legiongis/arches4-geo-examples: collection of geospatial layer examples for use with Arches 4 This repository is intended to hold working examples of the different types of geospatial data formats that can be added to Arches 4 as map overlays. Feel free to clone this repo locally, or make a pull request to add another example. […]

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