the RIOXX metadata application profile and guidelines

Profiles

Current Version of the RIOXX Profile

  • RCUK RIOXX Application Profile Version 2.0 Final

  • 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 has superseded this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