Metadata Project

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What is Metadata?

Purpose Statement

To describe virtual objects used in 3D virtual worlds including source files and use licenses, to enable cataloging, reproduction, and sharing, while helping avoid duplication.


This page will be frequently updated with definitions of terminology pertaining to metadata. If required, we will have a separate page for terms specifically about the ISM or our collection.

Resources and References

Most locally-generated references are arechived in our Google Drive folder. You must belong to to read them.

ISM's Specialized Vocabulary

This is the page where we will document the specialized terms for our metadata schema

Using Metadata

Links to Omeka information and the ISM's Omeka installation.