In lieu of training, the METS Primer (1) is a great resource. If you’re interested in working in XML directly, I recommend the oXygen ( editor.


(1)    A link to the long PDF of the METS Primer is on this page:


Good luck!




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From: Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Schwartz, Christine
Sent: Thursday, July 03, 2008 8:37 AM
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Subject: [METS] METS training?


I’m interested in getting some in-depth METS training.


Does anyone know if there are any plans to offer some METS training in the U.S. anytime soon?






Christine Schwartz

Metadata Librarian

Princeton Theological Seminary Libraries

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