Metadata

Pilot Metadata

Instructor topics

Metadata is information about a learning resource that you add to the resource to help other users locate it and understand its purpose.

From within a Learning Object Repository (LOR), you can search for learning resources (objects and files) based on their metadata, and you can view an object’s metadata to determine whether it suits your needs before you import it into a course. Depending on your permissions, you can also edit the learning object’s metadata.

The Metadata tool enables you to work with metadata for content modules and topics, course files, and learning objects.

Note If you have permission to view metadata but not to edit it, you will see View Metadata in a content module or topic’s context menu.

What are the basics of Metadata?

How do I add and remove metadata?

 

Metadata basics ›

    

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