Describing and analyzing the recordkeeping capabilities of metadata sets

Joanne Evans, Lori Lindberg


This paper describes initiatives in the archives and records management communities to address the metadata required to ensure the creation and preservation of authentic, accurate and reliable records across systems and through time. In particular, it discusses the development by the InterPARES 2 project of a metadata schema registry to describe, analyze, and identify potential extensions of key metadata standards and sets, including Dublin Core, in terms of addressing recordkeeping.

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