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1. Database management. 2. Metadata. 3. World Wide Web.
4. In\ue000ormation organization. I. Baca, Murtha. II. Getty Research Institute.
o\ue000 this publication are aware that the
noun \u201cmetadata\u201d (like the noun \u201cdata\u201d) is
plural and, there\ue000ore, should take a plural
verb \ue000orm. However, in order to avoid
awkward locutions, it has been treated here
throughout as singular.
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