Music Discovery Requirements

V.A Metadata Schemas: Introduction

Particular metadata schemas pose their own opportunities and challenges for music discovery. Individual attributes and relationships are discussed in depth in sections II-IV. Section V provides overarching comments on each schema as it relates to music discovery. For details on the versions of each schema used to create the Music Discovery Requirements, see VI. Schema Versions Used.

 

B. MARC

C. Dublin Core

D. EAD

E. EBUCore

F. MODS

G. PBCore

H. BIBFRAME 2.0[1]



[1] BIBFRAME could be considered more of a “data model” than a “metadata scheme. It is included here because it is a way that data is encoded, which a discovery interface may need to utilize.