Learning object metadata

The IEEE 1484.12.1 – 2002 Standard for Learning Object Metadata is an internationally recognised open standard for the description of learning objects.

Introductory overviews

Learning object model (LOM) metadata

DC (Dublin Core)

MODS

MODS is essentially MARC XML (a library catalogue record) but with textual instead of numerical tags, thereby facilitating easy record interchange with the library catalogue, allowing easy exchange of library and learning object repository records