EAD Workshop 6/24/10 - Useful Links

References

EAD Help Pages - http://www.archivists.org/saagroups/ead/

Complete EAD tag library - http://www.loc.gov/ead/tglib/element_index.html

DACS to EAD to MARC crosswalk - http://www.archivists.org/publications/DACS_TableC5_Erratum.pdf

EAD to MARC crosswalk - http://www.loc.gov/ead/tglib/appendix_a.html#a3

RLG Best Practices and others  - in "useful_docs" folder

Yale Best Practices - http://www.library.yale.edu/facc/bpgs.html

NWDA Best Practices - http://nwda.wsulibs.wsu.edu/best_practices/intro.html

Over, Under, Around and Through (OCLC paper) - http://www.oclc.org/research/publications/library/2010

Standards

ISO 3166-1 (country codes) - http://www.iso.org/iso/country_codes/iso_3166_code_lists/english_country_names_and_code_elements.htm

ISO 639.2 (language codes) - http://www.loc.gov/standards/iso639-2/php/code_list.php

ISO 8601 (normalized dates) - http://validator.w3.org/#validate_by_input

LC subject headings (persname, corpname, subject, geogname, etc) - http://authorities.loc.gov

Art and Architecture Thesaurus (genreform) http://www.getty.edu/research/conducting_research/vocabularies/aat

EAD in action

Syracuse University Special Collections - http://library.syr.edu/find/scrc/collections/manuscript/index.php

Online Archive of California - http://www.oac.cdlib.org/

Denver Public Library Archives - http://eadsrv.denverlibrary.org/sdx/pl/

Archives Hub (UK) - http://archiveshub.ac.uk/

Joyner Library, East Carolina State - http://digital.lib.ecu.edu/special/ead/

Indiana University/Bloomington - http://webapp1.dlib.indiana.edu/findingaids/welcome.do

Univ. of Virginia Numismatic Collection - http://coins.lib.virginia.edu/

Irish Virtual Research Library and Archive - http://ivrla.ucd.ie/

Yale - http://drs.library.yale.edu

Tools

W3C validator - http://validator.w3.org/#validate_by_input

Sample finding aids: More than 1500 finding aids are online here, both in published form and "raw" EAD so you can see the encoding:

Published form http://library.syr.edu/digital/guides/ead/alpha_list_from_db.htm

Raw EAD code http://scrc.syr.edu/ead/xml/

Student assignment, with instructions - http://library.syr.edu/digital/guides/marac/marac.html

oXygen - http://www.oxygenxml.com/xml_editor.html