Hi all,


I suggest the brief article on vocabulary maintenance and the Semantic Web more or less as a follow-up to the Linked Data Advisory Committee’s white paper: Linked Data Infrastructure Models: Areas of Focus for PCC Strategies. I don’t mean this suggestion to be made by me as PCC Chair, but as a cataloger and manager engaged with PCC.


The URL is


The article is called, Broken-World Vocabularies. It is by Daniel Lovins, New York University (NYU) Division of Libraries and Diane Hillmann, Metadata Management Associates LLC.

It is short, insightful, and thought-provoking.

Matthew Beacom