The mods schema at http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/
is not currently in synch with the examples. We've been updating the schema
in preparation for a new draft, hopefully to announce next week, and in the
process we haven't been able to maintain the examples in step with the
changes. We'll get them back in synch soon. Sorry for any confusion this has
"Kevin S. Clarke" wrote:
> We have been looking at the schema and examples available at
> http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/ and are not sure whether they are
> intended to work with each other (whether they might be out of sync).
> For instance, it looks like the schema has a titleInfo element that has
> a type attribute while the example files have type as an attribute of
> the title element (which is a child of titleInfo in the schema but seems
> to be a child of mods in the examples).
> Are the examples and schema from the same development snapshot? If not,
> are the examples newer than the schema?
> Thanks, Kevin
> Kevin S. Clarke ([log in to unmask])
> Digital Information Systems Developer
> Lane Medical Library, Stanford University
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