Best of Core at ALA Annual Conference: Dialogues in Metadata; Bridging the Gap Between LIS Education and Metadata in Practice
- Have a better understanding of the current metadata curricula, and Library and Information Science education transformation;
- Have a better understanding of core competencies required for entry-level metadata librarians; and
- Have insight and strategies to embed equity, diversity, and inclusion in metadata education and practice.
Attend: LIS educators, MLIS students, metadata librarians, metadata managers, and metadata enthusiasts.
Myung-Ja (MJ) K. Han is a Professor and Head of Acquisitions and Cataloging Services at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library. Her research interests include interoperability of metadata, relationships between collection description and item-level metadata, issues on bibliographic control in the digital library environment, and semantic web and linked data.
Stephanie Luke (she/her) is Assistant Professor-Metadata Librarian at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She received an MA in English and a MLS with a specialization in rare books and manuscript librarianship, both from Indiana University-Bloomington. She has worked in libraries for seven years.
Sarah Rebecca Gaglio is a MS student in Library and Information Science at the School of Information Sciences, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She is on CARLI (Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois) Building Diversity Program and works as a graduate assistant at the Loyola University Chicago (Spring '23) and University of Illinois Chicago (Fall '22).
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