Metadata Implementation Group

Metadata in the UW Libraries

Members of MIG:

  • Diana Brooking
    Cataloging Librarian (Slavic)
  • Theodore Gerontakos, convener
    Metadata/Cataloging Librarian
  • Anne Graham
    Senior Computer Specialist, Digital Initiatives
  • Denise Hattwig
    Curator, Image Collections & Services, Libraries UW Bothell/Cascadia Library
  • Joe Kiegel
    Head, Cataloging and Metadata Services
  • Kris Kinsey
    Special Collections
  • Stephanie Lamson
    Head, Preservation Services
  • Laura Lins
    Special Materials Cataloger
  • Moriah Neils
    Preservation Librarian

Charge of the Metadata Implementation Group

As a committee of the University of Washington Libraries, reporting to the Head of  Cataloging and Metadata Services, the Metadata Implementation Group (MIG) develops and promotes the use of metadata standards to ensure reliable resource discovery within and across digital library projects. The Group will identify appropriate metadata and coordinate consistent application of metadata across a variety of software environments and resource types.