A user-centred approach to metadata designEmma Tonkin, A user-centred approach to metadata design . Proceedings of ECDL. September 2007. PDF, 139 Kbytes.
The process of development of metadata elements and structures can be approached and supported in a number of different ways. We sketch a user-centred approach to this process, based around an iterative development methodology, and briefly outline some major questions, challenges and benefits related to this approach.