At the Annual 2007 American Library Association conference in Washington
in June, the LITA Standards Interest Group sponsored a program entitled
"Using Metadata Standards in Digital Libraries: implementing METS, MODS,
PREMIS and MIX". This session explored how libraries are using emerging
standards to manage and provide navigation for digital library objects and
featured the following:

    * Rebecca Guenther, Library of Congress: Using Metadata Standards in
Digital Libraries: Introduction to METS, MODS, PREMIS and MIX
    * Morgan Cundiff, Library of Congress: Using <METS> and <MODS> to
Create XML Standards-based Digital Library Applications
    * Nathan Trail, Library of Congress: How to Build, Display and Find
METS Objects
    * Brian Tingle, California Digital Library: Use of METS in CDL Digital
Special Collections
    * Sarah Shreeves, University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign: Creating
Rich Shareable Metadata: the DLF Aquifer MODS implementation guidelines
    * Tom Habing, University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign: METS, MODS and
PREMIS, Oh My!: Integrating Digital Library Standards for Interoperability
and Preservation
    * Tod Olson, University of Chicago: MODS as Data Hub

The Library of Congress has made the presentations available at:

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