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Learning Object Metadata is a data model, usually encoded in XML, used to describe a learning object and similar digital resources used to support learning. The purpose of learning object metadata is to support the reusability of learning objects, to aid discoverability, and to facilitate their interoperability, usually in the context of online learning management systems (LMS). (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Learning Object Metadata)

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  • Number of articles referring to 'learning object metadata': 13 (0.7% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'learning object metadata' across all Ariadne articles: 30
  • Average number of references to 'learning object metadata' per Ariadne article: 2.31
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'learning object metadata': 1999-06
  • Trending factor of 'learning object metadata': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'learning object metadata':

  1. jean godby (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. sarah currier (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. pete johnston (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. charles oppenheim (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. phil barker (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Book Review: Metadata for Information Management and Retrieval

Marieke Guy takes a look at a recent introduction to metadata for the information professional.

April 2005, issue43, review

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by Dr. Radut