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METS Opening Day Canada Program

October 15, 2005, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.       Coffee

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.       Welcoming Remarks

9:15 - 10:15 a.m.       Introduction to METS
   Jerome McDonough, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

10:15 - 10:30 a.m.       Break

10:30 - 12:00 noon       Building METS by Hand
   Jerome McDonough, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
      I. Build a structural map.
      II. Build a file group for master image files.
      III. Link structural map and file group.
      IV. Add a Dublin Core Record for whole work.
      V. Add single technical metadata record for master files.

11:30 - 12:00 p.m.       Introduction to METS Profiles
   Morgan Cundiff, Library of Congress

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.       Lunch Break (lunch provided)

1:30 - 3:00 p.m       Case Studies In Implementing METS
      Susan Dahl, University of Alberta
      Tim Au Yeung, University of Calgary

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.       Break

3:15 - 4:45 p.m.       Case Studies In Implementing METS

      Brian Tingle, California Digital Library
      Nancy Hoebelheinrich, Stanford University

5:00 - 6:30 p.m.       Reception


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