Metadata, administrative

What is Metadata, administrative?

Metadata, administrative meaning in Digital terms is Metadata used for the management of digital content, such as information about rights and permissions (see Metadata, rights) as well as other facts about a given digital object. Some speakers define administrative metadata to include technical metadata (see Metadata, technical), source metadata (see Metadata, source), and process metadata (see Metadata, process).


reference: Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative – Glossary