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News for 2000

New Recommendation: DCMI Box Encoding Scheme

A specification of the spatial limits of a place and methods for encoding this in a text string.

New Recommendation: DCMI DCSV

A syntax for writing a list of label values in a text string.

New Recommendation: DCMI Period Encoding Scheme

A specification of the limits of a time interval and methods for encoding this in a text string.

New Recommendation: DCMI Point Encoding Scheme

A specification for a point location in space and methods for encoding this in a text string.

New Recommendation: DCMI Type Vocabulary

The DCMI Type Vocabulary provides a general, cross-domain list of approved terms that may be used as values for the Resource Type element to identify the genre of a resource.

New Recommendation: Dublin Core Qualifiers

The DCMI announced today the formal recommendation of the Dublin Core Qualifiers. The addition of the DC Qualifiers enhances the semantic precision of the existing DC Metadata Element Set.

Press Release: Dublin Core Metadata Initiative Releases Recommended Qualifiers

The Dublin Core Metadata Initiative today announced the formal recommendation of the Dublin Core Qualifiers.

DC-dot

DC-dot now provides support for the W3C XHTML 1.0 Recommendations. This service will retrieve a Web page and automatically generate Dublin Core metadata suitable for embedding in the page. The generated metadata can be edited or converted to various other formats.

Dublin Core Element Set now available in Italian

The Italian translation was done by ICCU (Central Institute for the Union Catalogue of Italian Libraries and for Bibliographic Information). ICCU is responsible for setting guidelines and for producing and disseminating standard national and international cataloguing rules covering all types of materials.

Online Dublin Core Extraction Service

The Online Dublin Core Extraction service uses XSLT to extract RDF Dublin Core metadata from XHTML pages.