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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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==> 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 2014)]

Updates (recent activities):

New Web site of our LOD-LAM project is up! http://lod-lam.slis.kent.edu/

Terminology registries for knowledge organization systems. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIS&T) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)2330-1643/earlyview DOI: 10.1002/asi.23090

Using a Semantic Analysis Tool to Generate Subject Access Points: A Study using Panofsky’s Theory and Two Research Samples. Paper presented at 2014 International ISKO Conference, May 19-22, 2014, Krakow, Poland. PPT: http://www.slideshare.net/mzeng/isko-zeng-gracyzumerpresentation

Extending the “Explore” User Task Beyond Subject Authority Data Into the Linked Data Sphere. Paper presented at 2014 International ISKO Conference, May 19-22, 2014, Krakow, Poland.

Methodology for selecting appropriate metadata strategies to produce: Linked Open Data enabled bibliographic data: LODE-BD Recommendations. Paper to be presented at the 43rd LIBER Annual Conference in Riga, Latvia, 2-5 July 2014.

A New Similarity Measure for Subject Hierarchical Structures. Journal of Documentation. 70(3)2014. http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?articleid=17101490


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.

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

Completed Group Work

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Professional Affiliations and Active Working Groups

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