Metadata Awards

This page is a complement to my metadata irony page ( It shows that the world is not such a bad place, and that many people really care. They have taken the bull by the horns and added metadata to their web pages, to increase all of our reading pleasure.

The Method

Our method is described elsewhere ( Metadata is updated (although on a long cache!) regularly, so the pages here will be rechecked and demoted should this become necessary.

The links

Metadata Standards


Miame is a metadata standard for microarray. A quick perusal of their website suggests that they do rather well ( (


The British Library

The British library contains “The World’s knowledge” and likes to share it (

Newcastle University

Newcastle librarians hit the metadata spot (



Well, okay, a bit arrogant but (


Leave a Reply