Necessities on a Descriptive Level for Reusing Metadata Descriptions

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Kazushi, O. (2001). Necessities on a Descriptive Level for Reusing Metadata Descriptions. International Conference on Dublin Core and Metadata Applications, pp. 97–100. Retrieved from


The present RDF is opaque in reusing the descriptions in ready-made metadata repositories. To enhance reusability of descriptions in RDF/XML, we need a unit for packaging a set of descriptions on a semantic schema level. And, we may need a new rule to handle a composite unit of not linear- fold but link-based or graph data structure, and serialize it to reuse.
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