Getting the Word Out: Making Digital Project Metadata Available to Aggregators

Diane I. Hillman


Digital projects managed by traditional libraries have tended to follow the “exhibit” model, with an expectation that Web search engines are the best and only way to attract users to available resources. The development of aggregations based on OAI–PMH provides another avenue for libraries and museums to use to market their resources to users who might not discover their resources using individual portals.

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