Building a Better Catalog

Colorado College's Collaboration with the Library of Congress

Jeremy Nelson
Metadata and Systems Librarian
Colorado College

Tutt Library's research collaboration with the Library of Congress started in 2013 based on Jeremy Nelson's research and experiments with BIBFRAME a linked-data vocabulary used in building new cloud-based semantic web services for libraries and their associated institutions. Colorado College, is one of a handful of institutions, including Columbia, Cornell, Stanford, that are exploring how BIBFRAME can be used to extend library's physical and digital assets into smart and discoverable collections.

The Library Catalog Legacy Data Formats Semantic Web BIBFRAME Early Experiments BIBCAT TIGER Catalog

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