Group Mailing list Archive

24 May 2021

Invitation to join the RDA Metadata IG meeting this week

The Metadata IG will be meeting this Thursday (27 May) at 1500 UTC to
begin planning for P18.
Rebecca Koskela
Alex Ball
Keith Jeffery
Information to join the call:
Topic: Metadata Interest Group
Time: May 27, 2021 03:00 PM GMT
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 927 6144 5071

22 Jan 2021

RDA's 17th Plenary - Submission deadlines coming up!

Dear Metadata Standards Catalog WG Members,


With RDA VP17 fast approaching, we would like to bring the following news and key dates to your attention:


Call for Sessions closing on 26 January 2021 at 23:59 UTC.

The deadline for submitting your session proposal is almost here! To submit your request for a breakout session, please complete the form below which corresponds to your meeting type. 

02 Oct 2020

Building metadata standards within Engineering disciplines and communities

Dear Metadata IG and Metadata Standards Catalog WG members,

The Research Data Management in Engineering (RDMinEng) Interest Group is running a series of seminars that will be of interest to metadata folks. If you haven't already seen it on the Metadata IG Events page, I would particularly like to draw your attention to the seminar being held on 2020-10-09 13:30 UTC, ‘Building metadata standards within Engineering disciplines and communities’.

02 Jun 2020

MSC v2 is on the way

Dear WG members,

This is just to let you know that we take maintenance mode seriously, and a new version of the Metadata Standards Catalog is in preparation.

Experience of working with the current version has shown us that while the data model had a kind of idealistic charm, it was not all that wonderful to work with programmatically. The new version will use a modified data model that is easier to work with. The highlights are as follows: