[OAI-implementers] Identifiers (catalog/entry)

herbert van de sompel herbertv@lanl.gov
Thu, 18 Mar 2004 14:51:45 -0700

Chris Hubick wrote:

> I think LOM might have been better off to do as OAI has done and just
> force everyone to uncode their id's as URI's, rather than having a
> separate catalog field, but they didn't, so here we are.

You may still be able to talk in URI terms about objects with these ids by using 
the info URI scheme.  See http://info-uri.info/ .


Herbert Van de Sompel
digital library research & prototyping
Los Alamos National Laboratory - Research Library
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