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ready Dublin Core Metadata Element Set


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The Dublin Core Metadata Element Set is a vocabulary of fifteen properties for use in resource description. The name "Dublin" is due to its origin at a 1995 invitational workshop in Dublin, Ohio; "core" because its elements are broad and generic, usable for describing a wide range of resources.

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Record added: April 30, 2015, 4:44 p.m.
Record updated: July 7, 2017, 5:10 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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Movebank Data Repository
A free and public archive of animal tracking datasets associated with peer-reviewed publications. The Repository is the long-term archive associated with Movebank (, a free, online database created to help animal tracking researchers to manage, share, protect, analyze, and archive their data. Hosted by the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology and the University of Konstanz Library.

Generalist research data repository built and developed by OpenAIRE and CERN, to ensure that everyone can join in Open Science.

National Institute of Polar Research Repository
This site provides access to the research output of the institution. The site interface is available in Japanese or English.

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