Making MODS

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==Introduction==
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This page demonstrates how to create MODS files using Archivist Utility from an Excel metadata spreadsheet.
  
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To generate MODS from Excel spreadsheets one will need Microsoft Excel, a solid text editor and [http://acumen.lib.ua.edu/project/?f=Archivist%20Utility.txt Archivist Utility].
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==What You Need=
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*Microsoft Excel  
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*A solid text editor such as Notepad++ Portable (a Windows text editor) is freely available [http://portableapps.com/apps/development/notepadpp_portable here.]
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*[http://acumen.lib.ua.edu/project/?f=Archivist%20Utility.txt Archivist Utility].
  
*Notepad++ Portable (a Windows text editor) is freely available [http://portableapps.com/apps/development/notepadpp_portable here.]
 
  
 
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A brief, Microsoft Word '''tutorial''' describing the steps to generate MODS is available [http://intranet.lib.ua.edu/wiki/digcoll/images/8/80/MakingMODS.docx here.]
 
A brief, Microsoft Word '''tutorial''' describing the steps to generate MODS is available [http://intranet.lib.ua.edu/wiki/digcoll/images/8/80/MakingMODS.docx here.]
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for information on how to upload MODS, see [[Uploading MODS]]

Revision as of 09:49, 26 June 2012

Introduction

This page demonstrates how to create MODS files using Archivist Utility from an Excel metadata spreadsheet.


=What You Need

  • Microsoft Excel
  • A solid text editor such as Notepad++ Portable (a Windows text editor) is freely available here.
  • Archivist Utility.



A brief, Microsoft Word tutorial describing the steps to generate MODS is available here.



for information on how to upload MODS, see Uploading MODS
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