Metadata Effectiveness in Internet Discovery: An Analysis of Digital Collection Metadata Elements and Internet Search Engine Keywords

Title

Metadata Effectiveness in Internet Discovery: An Analysis of Digital Collection Metadata Elements and Internet Search Engine Keywords

Subject

Metadata,
Internet,
Electronic Libraries,
Search Engines,
Search Strategies,
Online Searching,
Incidence,
Proximity,
Academic Libraries,
Information Retrieval,
Access to Information,
Usability

Description

This study analyzed digital item metadata and keywords from Internet search engines to learn what metadata elements actually facilitate discovery of digital collections through Internet keyword searching and how significantly each metadata element affects the discovery of items in a digital repository.

Creator

Yang, Le

Date

2016

Rights

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Relation

College & Research Libraries, 77(1), 7-19

Language

eng

Type

Text

Collection

Citation

Yang, Le, “Metadata Effectiveness in Internet Discovery: An Analysis of Digital Collection Metadata Elements and Internet Search Engine Keywords,” CALASYS - CALA Academic Resources & Repository System, accessed December 14, 2018, http://ir.cala-web.org/items/show/151.