A metadata framework to support scholarly communication

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Krichel, T., & Warner, S. M. (2001). A metadata framework to support scholarly communication. International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, pp. 131–137. Retrieved from https://dcpapers.dublincore.org/pubs/article/view/651


In this paper, we consider the design of a new metadata format to advance scholarly communication over the Internet. This format is designed to be used within the Open Archives Initiative. It is based on work by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative and others. We present a requirements analysis and then propose a conceptual framework for the metadata. We examine metadata quality control and assess the role of the Resource Description Framework.
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