DCMI Title Working Group
Dublin Core™ Qualifiers: Title and Identifier
report from DC Title WG
(compiled by Hans Høgh, Royal Library (Denmark), Leif Andresen, Danish National Library Authority and Diann Rusch-Feja, Max Planck Institute for Human Development)
DC.Title.Abbreviated or Title.Short
DC.Title.Alternate or DC.Title.Alternative
SCHEME qualifiers: DOI, ISBN, ISMN, ISRC, ISRN, ISSN, SICI, URL and URN
The Arts & Humanities Data Service (AHDS):
main - The title most commonly associated with the resource. Where no TYPE is specified, main is assumed. A main title is required for every resource.
subtitle - Ancillary title information for the resource. A main title is required before subtitle(s) may be used.
alternate - Where a resource is known by more than one name, or where it has a formal name and a vernacular name, the alternate or vernacular name may be recorded here. A main title recording the full and formal name is required before an alternate title may be given.
series - Where the resource is part of a series (CBA Research Reports, Star Trek, or whatever), the series name may be given here."
use Title.Abbreviated (or Title.Short)
Bibliographic Citations and Versions Working Group :
DC.Title.Release for editions, releases and versions
See also the draft of Bibliographic Citations and Versions Working Group for recommendations for journal articles in DC.Relation.
The BIBLINK project:
And use their own 'BIBLINK.Edition'
Danish Dublin Core:
DC.Title.Release for edition/version/release.
Diann Rusch-Feja, Max Planck Institute:
DC.Title.Abbreviation (especially for journal titles)
DC.Title.Alternative (this would be for other alternatives such as short title etc. Others than abbreviations.
Abbreviation may have schemes - such as Ulrichs or other Authority Files.
uses the URI, DOI, ISBN, ISSN and SICI (and possibly other) value qualifiers for DC.Identifier.
Danish Dublin Core:
|ISBN||International Standard Book Numbers [http://www.iso.ch/cate/d6898.html]|
|ISSN||International Standard Serial Numbers [http://www.issn.org/]|
|ISRC||International Standard Recording Code [http://www.disctronics.co.uk/cdref/isrc.htm]|
|ISRN||International Standard Technical Report
|ISMN||International Standard Music Number
|DOI||Digital Object Identifier [http://www.doi.org/]|
|URN||Uniform Resource Names
|URL||Uniform Resource Locator [http://www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/demoweb/url-primer.html]|