Call for proposals ALA Annual 2013: Tools for Creating and Managing Embedded Metadata

The ALCTS Metadata Interest Group seeks proposals for presentations for the program “Tools for Creating and Managing Embedded Metadata” at the ALA Annual Meeting 2013 in Chicago, IL. This program is scheduled on 6/29 at 10:30-11:30 am and will feature two 20 minute presentations with time for questions.

The program is intended as a practical discussion of tools currently in use by metadata librarians and other library professionals for creating new metadata and for manipulating existing embedded metadata in a variety of formats.           

Proposal ideas could include: 

- Workflow demonstration for creating and editing embedded metadata

- Tool development or hybrid development & use of existing metadata tools 

- Methods of selection and use of embedded metadata in and for a variety of material formats

All presentations at ALA Annual Chicago 2013 will be recorded. Speaker agreements will be forwarded to all speakers and will require consent for video recording. 

The deadline for proposals is February 26, 2013.

If you have any difficulties with this form, please feel free to submit your proposals directly by email to

Thank you!

ALCTS Metadata Interest Group Programming Chairs:
Meghan Finch, Oakland University
Ivey Glendon, University of Virginia

    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question
    This is a required question