PURPOSE:For information about cultural objects and their images which can be associated with image files for general use.
EXAMPLE USE CASES:Covers images sent electronically or downloaded from websites - Images delivered to publishers for licensed use - Images downloaded by picture researchers onto their desktops - Images downloaded from the internet for educational use
PURPOSE: For information about cultural objects and their images for interchange between departments and organisations wiorking in the cultural sector. This schema includes more detailed information about the objects, but stops short of being a full collections management schema.
EXAMPLE USE CASES: - Interdepartmental transfer of images within a heritage organisation eg. from collections management to picture library - Exchange of data between organisations - Upload to portal sites
More details on the background to the project are available at:http://electriclane.blogspot.co.uk/2013/08/heritage-metadata-at-iptc.html
Criteria for SCREM fields:Includes fields in IPTC Heritage Subset above plus fields which: - hold more detailed data on the object and its provenance - are more specific to institutions holding the work and not needed by general users- can be mapped to institutional databases without loss of meaning
Fields NOT included in SCREM or IPTC, but which are found in collections management schemas.These include fields which are: - about movement, condition, exhibition of work - specific to institution holding the work and not needed by other users or organisations - about detailed provenance (former owners etc) - about monetary value or insurance of work