The CQL Bibliographic Searching draft is at
and there is a link from the SRU homepage. Tentatively, there may be a
meeting in June to prepare this to go forward for standardization.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Taylor" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, April 16, 2007 10:15 AM
Subject: Re: Searching for country and library-type
> Ray Denenberg, Library of Congress writes:
> > From: "Mike Taylor" <[log in to unmask]>
> > > What is the current status of the bib set? Depending on the
> > > definition, this one might work.
> > It will likely go to either OASIS or NISO for formalization. At the
> > moment we're waiting to get the OASIS/SRU TC kicked off before
> > figuring that out.
> Then wouldn't it be useful if the SRU pages prominently featured a
> page "here is the bibliographic searching set in the form in which it
> will be submitted to the standards body"?
> Or surely we don't intend to wait two years for the committee
> processes to grind through before there's any well-defined way to do
> bibliographic searching with SRU?
> _/|_ ___________________________________________________________________
> /o ) \/ Mike Taylor <[log in to unmask]>
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