DSpace Gets Real Technical Metadata. BitstreamFormat Renovation:. BitstreamFormat Renovation Prototype. Benefits (Why Should I Care?) . The new format identifier corrected or fixed unidentified data formats of 858 Bitstreams in [email protected] How many are mis-identified in your repository?
A “Data Format” is defined as:
Technical Metadata that describes how abstract information is encoded and structured in a digital document.
“Abstract Information” refers to the actual intellectual content contained in the digital object.
Identification of Two BitstreamFormat Types
The Local “DSpace” and Provisional Registries