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News for 2005

DCMI Abstract Model available for Public Comment

The DCMI Directorate is pleased to announce that the DCMI Abstract Model is now available for public comment as a Proposed Recommendation. We are inviting comments on this important document until 5 March 2005. Comments should be sent to the DC-General mailing list with subject Public Comment DCMI Abstract Model. The Proposed Recommendation is available at:

CASHMERE-int Workshop DC-Tools Working Group Meeting Announced

This workshop, to be held in Göttingen, Germany from 28 February through 2 March 2005, is divided into three thematic blocks. The first day (February 28th) will address standards and standardization activities in the field of preservation. The second day (March 1st), standards and standardization activities in the context of Semantic Web and Web Services will be presented. The DC-Tools Working Group will hold a meeting on the last day (March 2nd).