Metadata and Semantics

  • Miguel-Angel Sicilia
  • Miltiadis D. Lytras

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Cultural heritage and preservation

    1. Stefanos Vrochidis, Charalambos Doulaverakis, Anastasios Gounaris, Evangelia Nidelkou, Lambros Makris, Ioannis Kompatsiaris
      Pages 1-10
    2. Hugo Quisbert, Margarita Korenkova, Ann Hägerfors
      Pages 11-22
    3. Dimitrios A. Koutsomitropoulos, George E. Paloukis, Theodore S. Papatheodorou
      Pages 23-33
    4. Kia Ng, Tran Vu Pham, Bee Ong, Alexander Mikroyannidis, David Giaretta
      Pages 35-44
  3. Metadata standards and schemes

    1. Zoran Ognjanovć, Tamara Butigan-Vučaj, Bojan Marinković
      Pages 45-54
    2. Paul Scifleet, Susan P. Williams, Creagh Cole
      Pages 55-68
    3. Ana-Elena Guerrero, Julià Minguillón, Lourdes Guàrdia, Albert Sangrà
      Pages 69-79
    4. Nikoletta Peponi, Marios Poulos, Theodoros Pappas
      Pages 81-90
    5. Sylvia Poulimenou, Spyros Asonitis, Marios Poulos
      Pages 91-100
    6. Mikael Nilsson, Alistair J. Miles, Pete Johnston, Fredrik Enoksson
      Pages 101-111
    7. S. Dasiopoulou, V. Tzouvaras, I. Kompatsiaris, M. G. Strintzis
      Pages 113-122
    8. Juan F. Cervera, María G. López-López, Cristina Fernández, Salvador Sánchez-Alonso
      Pages 135-141
  4. Metadata integration and applications

    1. Ana M. Fermoso, Roberto Berjón, Encarnación Beato, Montserrat Mateos, Miguel Angel Sánchez, Maribel Manzano García et al.
      Pages 143-153
    2. Merkourios Margaritopoulos, Isabella Kotini, Athanasios Manitsaris, Ioannis Mavridis
      Pages 155-165
    3. Stefanos Asonitis, Dimitris Boundas, Georgios Bokos, Marios Poulos
      Pages 167-178
    4. Fredrik Enoksson, Matthias Palmér, Ambjörn Naeve
      Pages 191-199

About these proceedings


Metadata and Semantics is an edited volume based on the 2007 Conference on Metadata and Semantics Research (MTSR), now in its second meeting. Metadata research is a pluri-disciplinary field that encompasses all aspects of the definition, creation, assessment, management and use of metadata.

This edited volume brings together world class leaders to contribute their research and up-to-date information on metadata and semantics applied to library management, e-commerce, e-business, information science and librarianship, to name a few.

Metadata and Semantics is designed for a professional audience composed of researchers and practitioners in industry. This book is also suitable for advanced-level students in computer science, information systems and information science and librarianship.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Miguel-Angel Sicilia
    • 1
  • Miltiadis D. Lytras
    • 2
  1. 1.Depto. Ciencias de la ComputaciónUniversidad de Alcalá de HenaresAlcalá De Henares MadridSpain
  2. 2.Computer Engineering & Informatics DeptUniversity of Patras Research Academic Computer Tech. InstPatrasGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer US 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-77744-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-77745-0
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