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The LSE, the blogs and the metadata

Williams, Helen K. R. (2018) The LSE, the blogs and the metadata. In: Cataloguing & Indexing Group Conference 2018: Metadata: Create, Share and Enrich, 05-07 Sep 2018, Edinburgh, Scotland. (Submitted)

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Abstract

In 2016 LSE Library was tasked, as part of the School’s Knowledge Exchange Strategy, with archiving all official LSE blog outputs. With 56 research blogs, dating back as far as 2007, a significant amount of content had been generated. We came up with an ambitious project to archive this content in our institutional repository, aiming to enrich and extend its existing online metadata to increase visibility and discoverability. We successfully bid for some project funding, and set out to retrospectively archive this research output, which falls outside more traditional publishing channels, alongside seeking to automate key parts of the process in order to make complete archiving feasible and sustainable going forwards.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Official URL: https://www.cilip.org.uk/events/EventDetails.aspx?...
Additional Information: © 2018 The Author
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > ZA Information resources > ZA4050 Electronic information resources
Sets: Research centres and groups > LSE Library
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2018 08:49
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2018 08:54
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/90205

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