Designing extensive EDM records

This case study presents the work performed on the Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg collections, with the outcome of implementing IIIF features and greatly improved metadata quality.

The resulting collections benefit now from richer metadata in the form of additional metadata elements and explicit links to Linked Open Data resources, and fully benefit from the visualisation features offered by the IIIF standard.

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Heidelberger Schicksalsbuch (Regensburg, after 1491), Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg Cod. Pal. germ. 832, CC BY-SA (source : Europeana)