On 7/11/05, Leigh Dodds <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> This approach has allowed the reuse of PRISM in other scenarios,
> e.g. within RSS 1.0 feeds, as pioneered by the folks at Nature.
> DC has similarly been reused in other contexts.
> From what I've seen so far, MODS doesn't encourage this kind of
> usage (please correct me if I'm wrong!)
I think it does, though perhaps in a more limited way than you (or I)
MODS is often embedded in METS, for example, and this recently
announced project wraps MODS within an XML representation of the FRBR
(and using MADS for authority data).
It uses eXist for the backend, and so presumably XQuery for the logic.