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News for 2000

Foundations Project

The Foundations Project is a State of Minnesota multi-agency collaborative project aimed at improving public access to environmental and natural resources and information.

Dublin Core Element Set, version 1.1 approved as a CEN Workshop Agreement (CWA)

At last week's meeting of the CEN/ISS workshop on Metadata for Multimedia Information-Dublin Core (MMI-DC), approval in unison was given for Dublin Core, version 1.1 as a CEN Workshop Agreement (CWA).

Resources Organization and Searching Specification (ROSS)

Under the Taiwan Digital Museum Project, Dublin Core has been adopted as the basis of the metadata developed for various kinds of objects.

Te Kete Ipurangi - The Online Learning Centre

This national site, an initiative of the New Zealand Ministry of Education is a bilingual education potal site for quality-assured content and links to evaluated online education resources.

Call for Participation: DC-Education Working Group announces a face-to-face meeting in Australia, 19-20 February 2000

The DC-Education working group will be holding its face-to-face meeting in Melbourne, Australia on the weekend of February 19-20, 2000.

Dublin Core Element Set now available in Ukrainian

A first step of the DC Implementation task force of the Ukrainian Library Association, this site posts comments and explanations about the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative and the Dublin Core Element Set in Ukrainian.

Ukrainian Library Association Metadata Project

Under the auspices of the Ukrainian Library Association this project is to help web resource creators to compile Dublin Core metadata and to collect metadata of Ukrainian web resources.