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The Visual Resources Association (also known as VRA) is an international organization for image media professionals, VRA was founded in 1982 by slide librarians (visual resources curators) who were members of the College Art Association (CAA), the South Eastern Art Conference (SECAC), the Art Libraries Society of North America (ARLIS/NA), and the Mid-America College Art Association (MACAA). The association is concerned with creating, describing, and distributing digital images and other media; educating image professionals; and developing standards. The Visual Resources Association Foundation, a 501 C-3 organization created by the VRA, supports research and education in visual resources, and provides educational, literary, and scientific outreach to the archival and library community and the general public. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: VRA)

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Metadata related to 'vra' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'vra': 4 (0.2% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'vra' across all Ariadne articles: 5
  • Average number of references to 'vra' per Ariadne article: 1.25
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'vra': 1997-11
  • Trending factor of 'vra': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'vra':

  1. mick eadie (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. ann chapman (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. peri stracchino (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. yankui feng (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Towards an Application Profile for Images

Mick Eadie describes the development of the Dublin Core Images Application Profile project recently funded through the JISC.

April 2008, issue55, feature article

RDA: A New International Standard

Ann Chapman describes work on the new cataloguing code, Resource Description and Access (RDA), based on the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR).

October 2006, issue49, feature article

Metadata Corner: DC5 - the Search for Santa

Tony Gill and Paul Miller's report from the 5th Dublin Core metdata conference in Helsinki.

November 1997, issue12, regular column

Learning to YODL: Building York's Digital Library

Peri Stracchino and Yankui Feng describe a year's progress in building the digital library infrastructure outlined by Julie Allinson and Elizabeth Harbord in their article last issue.

October 2009, issue61, feature article

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