NewsAgent Dublin Core Generator


Welcome to DC-dot - a Dublin Core generator for NewsAgent.

This service will retrieve a Web page and automatically generate Dublin Core HTML <META> tags suitable for embedding in the <HEAD>...</HEAD> section of the page. The generated tags can be edited using the form provided. Optional, context sensitive, help is available while editing.

Type the URL of the page you want to describe...


Dublin Core is shorthand for the Dublin Metadata Core Element Set which is a core list of metadata elements agreed at the OCLC/NCSA Metadata Workshop in March 1995. It is positioned as a simple information resource description record. More information about the Dublin Core is available from:

The use of Dublin Core made by NewsAgent is described in:
Maintained by: Andy Powell

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DC-dot was developed by UKOLN, University of Bath.

UKOLN is funded by the British Library Research and Innovation Centre,
the Joint Information Systems Committee of the Higher Education Funding
Councils, as well as by project funding from the JISC's Electronic Libraries
Programme and the European Union. UKOLN also receives support from the
University of Bath where it is based.