Metadata is data about data. New York Heritage has established a template and best practices guide with dictionary for our contributors to follow. Having consistent, accurate metadata will allow users to effectively search and browse the collections.
CDLC members may receive enhanced information from: Appendix F for the NYH Metadata Dictionary
Collection Development Policy
New York Heritage welcomes materials covering a broad range of topics. Our collection development policy outlines broad guidelines on the materials we will accept from our contributing organizations.