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Re: metadata

From: Larry G. Hull <Larry.G.Hull@gsfc.nasa.gov>
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2001 15:35:58 -0400
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To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

You and your colleague might also look at the Dublin Core metadata 
standard, although you may already be familiar with it give your 
library association.




At 11:44 AM -0400 6/15/01, Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>Hi, yes there are a few bits and pieces. First, there is a PICS scheme for
>identifying WCAG conformance of pages dating back to June 1999 -
>There is the EARL project, which aims to use metadata to provide detailed
>information about accessibilty assessments - http://www.w3.org/2001/03/earl
>There is the RDF-based text-only SVG viewer - http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/ASVG
>which builds on some work in chapter 5 of the "Accessibiltiy Features in SVG"
>Note - http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG-access
>Brian Kelly of JISC in the UK has also done some work on this topic...
>>From time to time I talk about the topic - an example of some simple slides
>is at http://www.w3.org/2001/Talks/0506-semwai/slide1-0 but that misses the
>bits that I explained during the talk...
>Charles McCN
>On Fri, 15 Jun 2001 K.L.Baker@open.ac.uk wrote:
>   Hello
>   A colleague of mine has asked if there is any information on metadata and
>   accessibility.  I've not really come across anything about this - can anyone
>   help?
>   Thanks very much
>   Kirsty Baker
>   Open University Library
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