This blog was initiated in attempt to gather ideas for the upcoming DLF Forum 2011 in Baltimore. Robin Wendler and Suzanne Pilsk are running a workshop to discuss what metadata librarians need to move their data forward in a more open and share able environment (whatever that might be - linked/open data or other ways).
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
What tools help you manipulate metadata?
What tools have you found helpful in manipulating your metadata? (For example, people have suggested MARCedit, ImageMagick, and Oxygen.)
Are there barriers to using them effectively, such as cost, scripting skills, or technical support?
Let's pool our information about what works and identify potential hurdles to be overcome.