Standards, Guides & Organizations
The Visual Resources Center is committed to maintaining the highest quality in the capture, processing, and cataloguing of content.
For more information on scanning and metadata standards, see DCL standards. Below is a brief listing of relevant sources.
- CDWA (Categories for the Description of Works of Art)
- DC (Dublin Core)
- VRA Core Categories (Visual Resources Association)
- USMARC (MAchine-Readable Cataloging)