Metadata Implementation Group

Metadata in the UW Libraries

Members of MIG:

  • Diana Brooking
    Cataloging Librarian (Slavic)
  • Theodore Gerontakos, convener
    Metadata and Cataloging Librarian
  • Anne Graham
    Senior Computer Specialist, Digital Initiatives
  • Joe Kiegel
    Head, Cataloging and Metadata Services
  • Kris Kinsey
    Special Collections
  • Helice Koffler
    Manuscripts and Special Collections Materials Cataloger
  • Stephanie Lamson
    Head, Preservation Services
  • Laura Lins
    Special Materials Cataloger

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.