Metadata, preservation

What is Metadata, preservation?

Metadata, preservation meaning in Digital terms is Term strongly associated with the Preservation Metadata for Digital Materials (PREMIS) working group. The group defined a core preservation metadata set, supported by a data dictionary, and identified strategies for encoding, storing, and managing this metadata. Many data elements that are important for preservation are found in other categories, especially those classified as administrative.


reference: Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative – Glossary