Paper No. 2
Presentation Time: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
INTRODUCTION TO ISSUES IN ENHANCING DIGITAL LIBRARY RESOURCE AND COLLECTION DIVERSITY
Early stages for developing a prototype for a Digital Library of Indigenous Science Resources highlights key issues related to diversifying collections such as DLESE (Digital Library of Earth System Resources) and NSDL (National Science Digital Library). These include resource identification and assessment, definitions of scientific accuracy or quality, and organizational parameters such as vocabulary and metadata.