DCMI Agents Working Group

Title: DCMI Agents Working Group
Chair: José Luis Borbinha, [email protected]
Chair: John Kunze, [email protected]
Status: This working group has a new WG Page.
Established: 1998-11-04
Rechartered: 2000-10-06
  1. Develop a commentary which sets out the rationale and purpose of an agent record and an agent element set.
  2. Develop a Recommendation for an agent element set, possibly to include agent element qualifiers.
  3. Propose qualifiers for the Creator, Contributor and Publisher (the CCP) elements of the Dublin Core™ metadata element set. This activity is completely independent of the agent element set.
  4. Provide input to the DCMI Architecture working group concerning a recommended mechanism for linking the CCP elements to agent record.

2004-12-13, The next F2F Working Group meeting for DC:Accessibility will be held in melbourne in the we February 7 - 11 2005. Those interested in attending in person or via telecommunications should contact Liddy Nevile.

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Milestones/Deliverables [top]

Note : lead editors/authors/volunteers are tentatively listed. An early deliverable of the WG consists of a more formal tasklist, including dated checkpoints and confirmed contributors. The exact set of deliverables may differ from those drafted below

Scheduled Milestone Description Editor/Contact Status/History


Open Issues [top]

A list of as yet unresolved issues, or those ideas or problems that are still under discussion.

Forums [top]

Decisions are made by obtaining a consensus from a broad range of individuals and organizations. Listed here are some of the places where discussions take place:

Working Group mailing list: http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/dc-agents.html

Background [top]

Information on discussions and decisions that were used to support the creation of this working group.

History [top]

Information on when this working group was constituted, dates of group meetings and results from those meetings, etc.

Date Constituted: 1998-11-04

Related Work [top]

Links to groups, reports, software, projects, etc. that would be of interest to the participants of this working group.

Resources [top]

Information, standards and reports that were used to support the decisions and discussions in this working group.