> From: Rebecca S. Guenther [mailto:[log in to unmask]] > Subject: Re: [MODS] genres and governments records > > This is a different point and has nothing to do semantically with > dcterms:point. The latter has to do with geographic coverage. The MODS one > has to do with the beginning and ending of dates. > > On Fri, 5 Dec 2003, Houghton,Andrew wrote: > > > > From: Andrew E Switala [mailto:[log in to unmask]] > > > Subject: Re: [MODS] genres and governments records > > > > > > * encoding, point, and qualifier attributes on date types > > > The point and qualifier attributes seem to cover all bases. Can't > > > comment on encoding. There are certainly numerous ways to code temperal > > > information (Mayan calendar, anyone?) but is the most part of them > > > identifiable with a URI? > > > > How about dcterms:Point known by the URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/Point Oops, I really meant to say: How about dcterms:Period known by the URI http://purl.org/dc/terms/Period, but I think it still makes the "point". Andy.