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Morgan Cundiff's 2004 article, "An Introduction to the Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS)" in Library Hi Tech, provides a helpful overview of METS for library and technical staff encountering this schema for the first time.
enhancement of existing geospatial metadata with additional preservation metadata using Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS) records as wrappers;
The Library of Congress's Metadata Encoding and Transmission Standard (METS) (Library of Congress, 2003) schema provides a flexible mechanism for encoding descriptive, administrative, and structural metadata for a digital library object and for expressing the complex links between these various forms of metadata.