Hi Rob:

Yes, indeed they do.

We've just put up an OAI server and are using PAM but as yet have no URI for

In fact I'm on a call in an hour with the PRISM folks to address just this
issue. Hoping to get a URL for the schema so that we can register with SRU
(with an SRU style identifier at this time).



On 20/5/09 15:52, "Rob Sanderson" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> PMH has an operation listMetadataFormats which lists the local names and
> any other information it has about the formats it supports.
> eg:
> (view source to see the response without the helpful XSLT)
> Eg, they have the problem, but don't even bother with a registry.
> Rob
> On Wed, 2009-05-20 at 15:30 +0100, Ray Denenberg, Library of Congress
> wrote:
>> From: "Dr R. Sanderson" <[log in to unmask]>
>>> There isn't one, but the protocol has the same requirements as SRU and
>>> OpenURL.
>> I remain confused.   If the protocol has the requirement to specify a schema
>> identifier, there must be some way for an implementor to (1) find out the
>> appropriate identifier for a particular schema, including finding out that
>> there isn't one; and (2) register an identifier for a schema when there
>> isn't one.
>> --Ray

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