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Crosswalking refers to the conceptual process of associating equivalent metadata values or fields from one schema with metadata values or fields from another schema. Crosswalking is also called mapping.


  • The following table shows how you would map “title” across data models.
Starting Model NameStarting Model TermDestination Model NameDestination Model Term
CDWATitle TextVRA Core<vra: title> in <vra: work> or <vra: collection>
Dublin CoreTileMODS<titleInfo><title>
DACS2.3 TitleCIDOC CRME35_Title

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