innovation in metadata design, implementation & best practice

Member Forum: Teaching and Learning Metadata

Title: Teaching and Learning Metadata
Moderated by: Alasdair Macdonald
Date: 2021-10-15 14:00

Speaking:


	Kyong Eun Oh
Kyong Eun Oh
Simmons University
Kyong Eun Oh is an Associate Professor and the Co-Director of the Ph.D. program in the School of Library and Information Science at Simmons University. She has been serving on the DCMI Governing Board since 2014 and served as the Co-Chair of the Metadata Best Practice Presentations track at DCMI Virtual 2020. This year, she is serving a the Chair of the Metadata Best Practice Presentation track at DCMI Virtual 2021. Oh teaches graduate courses in information organization, metadata, and research methods. Her research interests include information organization, personal information management, and information behavior. She studies how people manage and organize information and how classification influences the way people find and use information.

Abstract:

This presentation will introduce one of the DCMI institutional members, Simmons University School of Library and Information Science. The presentation will also introduce how metadata is taught and learned.