There may be different kinds of record identifiers:

1) One that allows you to request a record according to the SRU/SRW
prtocol. This is the one we talking about, but we do not yet have a way
to fetch it except embedded in CQL.
2) A recordid (URI) that brings you the original record in the native

There may be more types but are not relevant in this context.


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Mike Taylor wrote:

> This element already exists.  It's called "id".

But that's defined as a local identifier. I think the suggestion is an
actionable uri.