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ready Registry Interchange Format - Collections and Services

Abbreviation: RIF-CS

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The Registry Interchange Format - Collections and Services (RIF-CS) Schema was developed as a data interchange format for supporting the electronic exchange of collection and service descriptions. It organises information about collections and services into the format required by the ANDS Collections Registry. RIF-CS is based on the international standard, ISO 2146:2010 "Information and documentation -- Registry services for libraries and related organisations".


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Created in 2011

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How to cite this record RIF-CS; Registry Interchange Format - Collections and Services; DOI:; Last edited: Nov. 16, 2020, 12:17 p.m.; Last accessed: Nov 30 2021 2:07 a.m.

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Record added: May 19, 2015, 8:59 a.m.
Record updated: Nov. 16, 2020, 12:17 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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Research Data Australia
Research Data Australia is the data discovery service of the Australian Research Data Commons (ARDC). Research Data Australia helps you find, access, and reuse data for research from over one hundred Australian research organisations, government agencies, and cultural institutions. This services indexes metadata about the data stored by their data publishing partners, providing links out to the primary data.

University of Tasmania Research Data Portal
The University of Tasmania Research Data Portal (RDP) enables UTAS researchers to securely store and publish their datasets. Datasets published in RDP are publicly available through the Research Data Australia Search Portal (

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