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Name: Viewing Metadata
ID: m37413
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module describes the layout of the metadata pages.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: attribute, changes, cite, content, downloads, metadata, reuse, version history
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Connexions (
Copyright Holders: Connexions (
Maintainers: Connexions (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Apr 9, 2011 1:40 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Apr 12, 2011 4:49 pm -0500


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Version History

Version: 1.2 Apr 12, 2011 4:49 pm -0500 by Connexions
Fixed internal links.

Version: 1.1 Apr 11, 2011 2:30 pm -0500 by Connexions
New module.

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American Chemical Society (ACS) Style Guide:

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American Medical Assocation (AMA) Manual of Style:

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American Psychological Assocation (APA) Publication Manual:

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Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Connexions. "Viewing Metadata." OpenStax_CNX. April 12, 2011.

Chicago Manual of Style (Note):

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