We want to get back to substantive discussion of
MADS, and so we're going to defer further progression of a type library.
The next draft of MADS will take a form similar to
that of the December 17 draft, referencing structures in MODS, with an
accompanying mods-for-mad.xsd. It will also have several additional
changes (from comments on the 12/17 draft, so that draft is no longer
This next draft, available in a week or so,
should be fairly mature and we hope to move to version 1 fairly soon.