Metadata Call 2018-08-28

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm Eastern

Call-In Info: +1 (641) 715 3660, access code 651025 

Moderator:  ruth.k.tillman and Juliet Hardesty


Community Notes:


  • Attendees
    • Julie Hardesty, Indiana University

    • Jen Young, Northwestern University

    • Ruth Tillman, Penn State University

    • John Huck, University of Alberta (Geo Predicates WG facilitator)

    • Greg Reser, UC San Diego

    • Ryan Johnson, UC San Diego

    • Sarah Seymore, University of Oregon

    • Julia Simic, University of Oregon

    • Ryan Wick, Oregon State University

    • Emily Stenberg, Washington University in STL

    • Anna Goslen, UNC-Chapel Hill

    • Nora Egloff, Lafayette College

    • Elizabeth (Lisa) McAulay, UCLA

    • Claudia Horning, UCLA

    • Yanru Bi, National Library of Medicine

    • Steve Liu, National Library of Medicine

    • Calvin Xu, National Library of Medicine

  • Subgroup Reports
    • URI Selection WG
      • No update

      • There are predicates to be added if there is a place to add them; not sure about plan for Vocab Manager

      • Also don’t know about a domain - maybe

      • Already have locally-created Hyrax predicates in use

      • Maybe Samvera Steering Group

      • Draft message on samvera-metadata google group

    • MODS to RDF WG
    • Geo Predicates WG
      • Last meeting 2018-08-28 / Agenda/Notes

      • Making progress on finalizing domain model and identifying candidate predicates

        • vocab has a lot of options that could be useful

        • Trying to identify resource types and refine those

        • Matching all of this up with target attributes that have already been identified

      • Will be working to reach a first draft over the next month

      • GeoSpatial Interest Group starting up again in late September, possibly meet at Samvera Connect

      • Not seeing that there will be any need to create predicates at this point

  • Issues/Questions
  • Topics
    • Roadmap Council representative from SMIG
      • Richard Green requested representative from SMIG for Roadmap Council

      • Council comes from Samvera Governance WG recommendations

      • Arranging for development sprints, making plans for community

      • Metadata Representation - Jen Young volunteered! Term length unclear, maybe 1-2 years, but should have rotation somehow

    • Hyrax Descriptive Metadata review/documentation
    • Samvera Connect meeting in October
      • Time / date unknown -- but likely at end or after the end of the connect event?

        • Should we do a role call of who would / could attend ?

          • Ruth Tillman - facilitating

          • Lisa McAulay, UCLA could attend

          • Jen Young, Northwestern, can attend

    • Future demo - Nurax walkthrough?
    • Next meeting September 25, 3pm Eastern