Metadata and Added Value

Unless noted, all metadata fields will be displayed on the web page containing the image. All metadata fields without exception will be viewable view the file itself.

Administrative Metadata

Unique ID Number (Not displayed)
Copyright
Date of Digitization (Not displayed)
Digitizer (Not displayed)
Repository (Controlled term searchable)
Collection Details (Controlled term searchable)
Finding Aid (Free text searchable)

Descriptive Metadata

By Vessel

Vessel Name (Controlled term searchable)
Other Name(s) of Vessel (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Type of Vessel (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Designer(s) of Vessel (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Biography of Designer(s) (Free text searchable, user contribution allowed)
Builder(s) of Vessel (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Contractor(s) (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Service Dates of Vessel (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Vessel History (Free text searchable, user contribution allowed)

By Blueprint/Plan

Type of Blueprint (Controlled term searchable)
Date of Blueprint (Controlled term searchable)
Author(s) of Blueprint (Controlled term searchable, user contribution allowed)
Physical Dimensions of Blueprint (Controlled term searchable)
Scale of Blueprint (Controlled term searchable)
Vessel Dimensions (Controlled term searchable)
Vessel Tonnage (Controlled term searchable)
Related Records on Website
Related Records at Repository
Notes (Free text searchable, user contribution allowed)

Preservation Metadata

Follow “PREMIS Data Dictionary for Preservation Metadata version 2.0.” Available Here (Not displayed)

Technical Metadata

Follow ANSI/NISO Z39.87-2006 “Data Dictionary – Technical Metadata for Digital Still Images.” Available Here (Not displayed)

Other Added Value

Glossary of Technical Terms
Chronology/Timeline of Vessel Design

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