Proposed XML Schema for Qualified Dublin Core™ is now available for Comment

A small group has been working together to formulate a proposed XML schema for qualified Dublin Core™. This work builds on a number of efforts including the joint work by the OAI ( and DCMI that led to the release of an XML schema for unqualified Dublin Core™ at, and the metadata work within the Harmony Project (

The proposal is available at

Comments on this proposal can be posted on the DC-Architecture list until 16 August 2002. [More information]