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Metadata Schema Version 2.2 released

Today a new DataCite Metadata Schema version was released. Version 2.2 of the DataCite Metadata Schema introduces several changes, as noted below: Addition of “URL” to list of allowed values for relatedIdentifierType. Addition of the following values to list of … Continue reading

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Update of DataCite Metadata Scheme online

The DataCite Metadata Scheme has been updated, and the schema and accompanying documentation are now available in Version 2.1. The Schema is accessible at this location: http://datacite.org/schema/datacite-metadata-v2.1.xsd. The documentation is here: http://datacite.org/schema/DataCite-MetadataKernel_v2.1.pdf Several early adopters and other careful readers generously … Continue reading

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Update on DataCite metadata schema location

Dear all, as DataCite is a DOI registration agency you can access the new Metadata Scheme ( see Joan’s post below ) as well through: doi:10.5438/0001 Furthermore we have also registered a DOI name for the corresponding XSD. The DOI-name … Continue reading

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DataCite metadata schema is online

Dear all, the DataCite Metadata Scheme has been finalized and is now available here: http://datacite.org/schema/DataCite-MetadataKernel_v2.0.pdf After many months and a lot of very early morning conference calls with my European colleagues, I am delighted to make this announcement. The core … Continue reading

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