VO9 - Add necessary place to MDR Places NAL and/or identify and recommend other URI sets

23/03/2015

Description

From: http://joinup.ec.europa.eu/mailman/archives/dcat_application_profile/2015-February/000117.html

"The MDR Places NAL was not extensive enough for our needs."

 

Proposed solution

Add necessary place to MDR Places NAL and/or identify and recommend other URI set that can be used for places that are not in the MDR NAL.

 

Component

Code

Category

improvement

Comments

Sun, 03/05/2015 - 17:29

Draft 3 to be published this week will include a recommendation in the table of controlled vocabularies for dct:spatial to use Geonames URIs for places that are not in the Named Authority Lists.

Mon, 04/05/2015 - 22:05

If I understand correctly, the "places" authority table is meant to be used to specify the spatial coverage.

In such a case, it is worth noting that the OP's Metadata Registry operates other two authority tables that can be used for this purpose, namely:

Sun, 07/06/2015 - 10:34

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