Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Data Management: Data Collection/Standards

Metadata - What is it?

Metadata is data that describes other data. Metadata should be stored in a standard format to facilitate data sharing, enable others to discover and view the data and preservation of the data.  

 

Metadata Standards