how about a serious look at the <did> elements as the basis of an EAD
attribute set for Z39.50? it is certainly something I'd like to investigate
> From: Richard Higgins[SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Reply To: Encoded Archival Description List
> Sent: 17 October 1998 01:02
> To: Multiple recipients of list EAD
> Subject: Re: Concern regarding number of "hits"...
> Apropos of this topic, has there been any progress with an archival
> set for Z39.50? Should not this be the standard really concerned with
> controlling how searching will work across different software packages,
> with integrating archival handlists with the related catalogues that our
> will expect to be able to combine their searches with (not to mention the
> archival lists of those who fail to appreciate the way of EAD and follow
> paths ...)?
> Richard Higgins
> Durham University Library