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Title: Decision on proposal for dcterms:accessRights

Title: Decision on proposal for dcterms:accessRights
Shepherd: Stuart Sutton
Identifier: http://dublincore.org/usage/decisions/2003/2003-01.accessRights.shtml
Date: 2003-02-15
Description: The decision documented here refers to a proposal
               considered at the Usage Board meeting of October 2002
               in Florence. This particular decision is part of a cluster of
               decisions documented at
               http://dublincore.org/usage/decisions/#Decision-2003-01.

Proposal text: http://dublincore.org/usage/meetings/2002/10/accessRights.shtml

Decision: Accept (with modified Definition and Comment)

Note: This decision merges two proposals, accessRights and securityClassification, on the basis that:

-- there appeared to be significant overlap between the two proposals, and -- protective markings can be indicated using the access rights qualifier with an associated vocabulary encoding scheme.

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URI: <a href="http://purl.org/dc/terms/accessRights">http://purl.org/dc/terms/accessRights</a>
Namespace: <a href="http://purl.org/dc/terms/">http://purl.org/dc/terms/</a>
Name: accessRights
Label: Access Rights
Definition: Information about who can access the
               resource or an indication of its security status.
Comment: Access Rights may include information
               regarding access or restrictions based on privacy, 
               security or other regulations.
Type of term: <a href="/usage/documents/principles/#element-refinement">http://dublincore.org/usage/documents/principles/#element-refinement</a>
Refines: <a href="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights">http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights</a>
Status: <a href="/usage/documents/process/#conforming">http://dublincore.org/usage/documents/process/#conforming</a>
Date issued: 2003-02-15
Decision: <a href="/usage/decisions/#Decision-2003-01">http://dublincore.org/usage/decisions/#Decision-2003-01</a>

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