Scope has rich experience in collection, validation / updating, enrichment, tagging and classification of metadata based on standards. Over the past ten years, Scope has handled various assignments on metadata services for publishers and information providers and has processed over thirty million records.
Types of Metadata
The various types of metadata handled by Scope are Bibliographic Metadata (Title, Author, Publisher, ISSN, ISNI, etc.), Commercial Metadata (Price, Discount, etc.), Subject Metadata (BISAC, LCH, DDC, MeSH, etc.), Marketing Metadata (Content Review, Author bio, etc.) and Administrative Metadata (Copyright, Reproduction Rights, License, Perpetual Access, etc.)
Scope has immense experience and expertise in handling the above metadata types which are usually available in standards / formats like ONIX, KBART and MARC.
Scope’s Metadata Services includes:
Scope has a proprietary metadata extraction platform for the extraction of metadata from the input files (ONIX / MARC / PDF) and creating inventory as per the requirement. This platform is customizable and can handle client specific requirements. Scope’s pre-processing module of metadata extraction platform will identify and extract the required metadata specified using natural language processing (NLP) rules and location based heuristics incase of non-editable PDFs and scanned images. The extracted content will be further reviewed by Scope’s subject matter experts (SMEs).