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Adoption of Dublin Core by Governments






Through this URL is the User Guide entry page and access to the framework document (Parts 1 & 2). The Dublin Core Metadata Standard forms the basis of the IPSMS, which in essence, is the set of rules and guidelines for implementation of metadata.

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