I've not really made much use of xlink in MODS, but IIRC, the
expectation is that it be used like so:
Is this right?
I ask because I came across some discussion of xlink recently in which
the author (Norm Walsh) had offered a proposal to revise xlink to
The current spec does not, and enforces an additional attribute
(xlink:type). So, correct use of xlink would be something like:
<title xlink:type="simple" xlink:href="whatever">