Appendix 3. Metadata Standards used in LODE BD

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A selected number of widely-used metadata standards and the emerging LOD-enabled vocabularies for bibliographic descriptions are used as the basis for the metadata terms recommended in LODE-BD.

dc
Dublin Core Metadata Element Set (DCMES or DC)
Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI)
The Dublin Core Metadata Element Set (ISO 15836) is a vocabulary of fifteen properties for use in resource description.
 
dcterms
DCMI Metadata Terms
Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI)
The DCMI Metadata Terms is an authoritative specification of all metadata terms maintained by DCMI. As a full set of DCMI vocabularies it also includes sets of resource classes (including the DCMI Type Vocabulary), vocabulary encoding schemes, and syntax encoding schemes.
 
bibo
Bibliographic Ontology
Bibliographic Ontology Specification Group
The Bibliographic Ontology is designed for use in describing bibliographic things on the semantic Web in RDF.
 
agls
AGLS Metadata Standard
Australian Government Locator Service
The AGLS Metadata Standard (Australian Standard AS 5044-2010) is developed to promote consistency of discovery of government resources. It provides a set of metadata properties and associated usage guidelines to improve the visibility, manageability and interoperability of online information and services.
 
eprint
Eprints Terms (UKOLN, JISC)
The Eprints Terms include eprints-specific metadata properties and encoding schemes that have been created as part of the Dublin Core-based Scholarly Works Application Profile.
 
marcrel 
MARC List for Relators
Library of Congress
Namespace: http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/
Relator terms and their associated codes are originally designed for use with the MARC records, for designating the relationship between a name and a bibliographic resource.