the RIOXX metadata application profile and guidelines

Release Notes

Version 2.0 Final Release

Changes since version 2.0 RC 2

  • changed <dcterms:dateAccepted> to only allow YYYY-MM-DD and not YYYY-MM

Version 2.0 RC 2

Changes since version 2.0 beta 1

  • changed <dcterms:dateAccepted> to only allow YYYY-MM and not YYYY
  • very slight change to wording in <dc:identifier>
  • recommendation to use ISBN13 rather than book title in dc:source
  • removed description of dc:subject and pointed to OpenAIRE guidelines
  • added the ali namespace prefix to <license_ref> and <free_to_read>
  • added recommendation to use ISNI for identification of funders, as well as for authors and contributors where these are organisations

Version 2.0 RC 1

This version was never published, but was used for further consultation with stakeholders

Version 2.0 beta 1

This is an updated version of the RIOXX application profile, enhanced following the outcomes of the V4OA project.

Changes since version 1.0

  • the <free_to_read> element has been added
  • the <license_ref> element has been added
  • the <dc:rights> element has been removed - the introduction of the new <license_ref> has superseded this
  • the recommendations for the <rioxxterms:funder> element have changed - the use of FundRef is now recommended.
  • the <rioxxterms:apc> element has been added
  • the <rioxxterms:version> element has been added
  • the <rioxxterms:creator> element has been replaced with <rioxxterms:author>
  • the new <rioxxterms:project> element has replaced both <rioxxterms:projectid> and <rioxxterms:funder>
  • the <rioxxterms:version_of_record> element has been added, and the recommendation to include, under <dc:relation>, the DOI to the version of record has been removed.
  • the <dcterms:issued> element has been replaced with the <dcterms:dateAccepted>.
  • the <dc:type> element has been replaced with the <rioxxterms:type> and this element has been constrained with a controlled list of allowed values.
  • the <dcterms:audience> element has been removed.
  • the <dcterms:references> element has been removed.
  • <rioxxterms:publication_date> has been added

Version 1.0

This is the initial release of the RIOXX application profile