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Marcia Lei Zeng 曾蕾
School of Library and Information Science
Kent State University
Kent, Ohio, USA

or: http://faculty-l.slis.kent.edu/~mzeng/

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my twitter: @marciazeng

my ORCID ID: orcid.org/0000-0003-0151-5156

==> Curriculum Vitae | Short Bio

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Textbook: Zeng, Marcia Lei & Jian Qin. 2008.6. Metadata. New York, NY: Neal-Schuman.
| Catalog | Website for metadata etc. (continually updated) | Find a copy in a library |
[2nd Edition. ALA Neal-Schuman. http://www.alastore.ala.org/detail.aspx?ID=10717
ISBN 978-1-55570-965-5 (To be published in Feb. 2016)]

Updates (recent activities):

Co-chairing the Technical Program Committee, Asian Digital Library Conference (ICADL) 2015, to be held in Seoul, Korea, December 9-12, 2015.

"If You Build It, Will They Come? – A Discussion of Use Cases and Barriers of Using the Knowledge Organization Systems (KOS) Available as Linked Open Data (LOD)" (abstract) -- Panel at ASIS&T 2015, Nov. 6-10.

"Alignment of Conceptual Structures in Controlled Vocabularies in the Domain of Chinese Art - A Discussion of Issues and Patterns"
International Journal on Digital Libraries, DOI: 10.1007/s00799-015-0163-1 http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00799-015-0163-1

"Application of FRBR and FRSAD to classification systems." (Presentation, co-author with Maja Zumer.) International UDC Seminar "Classification & Authority Control: Expanding Resource Discovery"

"国际图象互操作框架 (IIIF)" This presentation aims to use Chinese language to introduce International Image Interoperability Framework (IIIF). 12th Advanced Digital Library Seminar & Lib2.15 Forum held in Xiamen University in China, July 7-9, 2015.

Selected as U.S. Fulbright Scholar to Taiwan, 2015-2016, collaborating with the Academia Sinica Digital Center.

Educational Background

Ph.D. 1992. School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh
M.A. 1984, B.A. 1982 Wuhan University, China

Major Research Interests

Knowledge organization and representation; metadata architectures and applications; Linked Data; thesaurus, taxonomy, ontology, and other knowledge organization systems (KOS); database quality control; indexing systems and software, application of expert systems; multilingual information processing; digital humanities.

areas of interest

Acronyms and Abbreviations:

  • DCMI NKOS-TG = Dublin Core Metadata Initiative - Application Profile for KOS Resources Task Group
  • EU-ICP-PSP = EU Information and Communication Technology Policy Support Programme
  • EU ADMS-WG = EU ISA Programme Asset Description Metadata Schema Working group
  • FAO = Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • IFLA = International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
  • IFLA-DL WG = IFLA Working Group on Digital Libraries
  • IFLA-FRSAR-WG = IFLA Functional Requirements for Subject Authority Records Working Group
  • IMLS = Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • ISO = International Organization for Standardization
  • KSU = Kent State University
  • NSF = National Science Foundation
  • OBR = Ohio Board of Regents
  • OCLC = OCLC Online Computer Library Center
  • W3C LLD-XG = World Wide Web Consortium Library Linked Data Incubator Group

Metadata Tutorial and Tools

KOS Tutorial and Tools

Working Groups in action

  • Linked Data for Professional Educators (LD4E). Partner with U.Washington iSchool, DCMI. (Funded by IMLS)

  • Dublin Core Application Profile for KOS Resources
    The DCMI-NKOS Task Group
    http://dublincore.org/groups/nkos/ Homepage

Completed Group Work

Current courses:

Current Workshop:

Professional Affiliations and Active Working Groups

mzeng at Kent dot edu, (330)672-2782 (SLIS phone) (330)672-7965 (SLIS fax)