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Re: "Connect library data standards to the linked data space"

From: Tom Baker <tbaker@tbaker.de>
Date: Tue, 6 Sep 2011 11:23:24 -0400
To: Antoine Isaac <aisaac@few.vu.nl>
Cc: public-xg-lld@w3.org
Message-ID: <20110906152324.GA74070@julius>
On Tue, Sep 06, 2011 at 12:39:14PM +0200, Antoine Isaac wrote:
> I think I agree with Jodi: the technical notion of alignment (i.e., creating
> explicit links as statements) reads too limited here. I felt the looser
> meaning of "bringing into line" was more appropriate as it could cover
> technical alignment between different vocabularies, but also direct re-use of
> existing ones.
> 
> By the way I've removed "standards" from the heading (now "Align library data
> with the Linked Data space"). This paragraph should not be focused on
> standards, which are the highlight of the previous section ("For Library
> standards"). Maybe this can help finding a convenient new heading, as per
> your discussion below :-)
> 
> I'd follow on Jodi's proposal, and suggest: "Express library data by re-using
> or mapping to existing Linked Data vocabularies".

This is good.  The point has a slightly different emphasis because it doesn't 
explicitly mention standards, but as you point out, standards are indeed emphasized
in the previous section addressed to "standards bodies and participants".

Tom

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