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FIU Digital Project Guidelines and Help Materials

The internal standard operating procedures for FIU Libraries' digital collections

dPanther/SobekCM Metadata Schemas and Help

SobekCM is the software engine FIU's dPanther system is build on. Here is a link to the Metadata Schemes and Help page, which provides information about the Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS) used to store the administrative, descriptive, technical, and structural information of the objects served in dPanther/SobekCM as well as the FDA:​.


Additionally, you will find general metadata information and the fields used when describing digital objects in dPanther/SobekCM here: .