Background to contextual semantics

This introduction gives the learner an overview of the main issues involved in the annotation of digital objects as well as an appreciation of technologies to aid this process.



Expected learning outcome    Understanding different approaches with regard to annotating the digital object.
Level of advancement Basic understanding of metadata
Elements in this Part
  1. Why annotate objects?
  2. Approaches to annotation
  3. Challenges of annotation
  4. Supplementary reading list
Estimated time required for completion of the Part 6 hours reading time