DESIRE Registry

Example - BIBLINK

The BIBLINK project defines a vocabulary, BIBLINK Core, which incorporates Dublin Core elements as well as BIBLINK-specific elements. Vocabularies such as BIBLINK which describe specific usage, and potentially draw elements from multiple namespaces, are referred to as Application Profiles in the DESIRE registry.

The relationship between BIBLINK Core and the Dublin Core is relatively complex. BIBLINK Core elements are one of:

The following diagram illustrates how this is represented within the DESIRE registry.