Sample Metadata Record

XML format

<dc:title>Dobuan reader. no. 1</dc:title>
<dc:creator>Grant, R. V. (Ralph Vernon)</dc:creator>
<dc:description>Complete text in the Dobu language</dc:description>
<dc:description>Genre: Readers</dc:description>
<dc:description>Genre: Texts</dc:description>
<dcterms:extent>numbers. illustrations. 17 cm</dcterms:extent>
<dc:identifier xsi:type="dcterms:URI"></dc:identifier>
<dc:language xsi:type="olac:language" olac:code="map"/>
<dc:language xsi:type="olac:language" olac:code="dob"/>
<dc:publisher>East Cape, Papua, Methodist Mission Press</dc:publisher>
<dc:subject xsi:type="dcterms:DDC">499.5802</dc:subject>
<dc:subject xsi:type="dcterms:LCSH">Dobu language--Readers</dc:subject>
<dc:subject xsi:type="dcterms:LCSH">Dobu language--Texts</dc:subject>
<dc:subject>Dobu language</dc:subject>
<dc:type xsi:type="dcterms:DCMIType">Text</dc:type>
<dc:type xsi:type="olac:linguistic-type" olac:code="primary_text"/>

Display format

 Title  Dobuan reader. no. 1
 Creator  Grant, R. V. (Ralph Vernon)
 Date   1952
 Description  Complete text in the Dobu language
 Description  Genre: Readers
 Description  Genre: Texts
 Format  unmediated
 Extent  numbers. illustrations. 17 cm
 Identifier (URI)
 Language (ISO639-3)  [map]
 Language (ISO639-3)  Dobu [dob]
 Publisher  East Cape, Papua, Methodist Mission Press
 Subject (DDC)  499.5802
 Subject (LCSH)  Dobu language--Readers
 Subject (LCSH)  Dobu language--Texts
 Subject  Dobu language
 Type (DCMI)  Text
 Type  text
 Type (OLAC)  Linguistic type: Primary text

Metadata quality analysis

OLAC metadata records are scored for metadata quality on a 10-point scale explained in OLAC Metadata Metrics. The score for the above record (along with comments on changes that could improve the score) is as follows:

Component + - Comments
Title   1   0 
Date   1   0 
Agent   1   0 
About   1   0 
Depth   1   0 
Content Language   1   0 
Subject Language   1   0 
OLAC Type   1   0 
DCMI Type   1   0 
Precision   0.33   0.67  For the full score, make use of at least 2 more encoding schemes in addition to the ones counted explicitly in other components of the score. For instance,
  • olac:role on dc:creator or dc:contributor
  • use dcterms:W3CDTF on dc:date (or its refinements)
  • use dcterms:IMT on dc:format
Quality score  9.33