Author: Charles Riley


Of Metadata and Confidentiality

Don’t join the book burners. Don’t think you’re going to conceal faults by concealing evidence that they ever existed. Don’t be afraid to go in your library and read every book as long as that document does not offend our...


Enabling Access to Resources in Non-Latin Scripts

Somewhere between the realm of the symbolic and the Lacanian Real, there exists something akin to Michael Binkley’s Anxiety Closet of resurgent Bloom County fame:  characters living there may all have identifiable names, but they have a tendency to remain...


Some International Dimensions of Metadata

Fellow Metaware contributor Carolyn Hansen opened up some interesting areas of discussion in her piece, “Standardizing Metadata for Digital Humanities.” She examines issues of context and ethics relating to Digital Humanities, where standards for the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) predominate....