OAI-ORE Alpha Specifications Updated

As a result of discussions coming from the OAI-ORE open meeting in Baltimore in the first week of March, the document editors released a new version of the ORE alpha specifications (labeled “0.3”) earlier this month to coincide with the open meeting at Southampton, UK. In a message to the technical committee, Herbert Van de Sompel summarized the changes as:

Comments are still welcome, and the OAI-ORE discussion list has been quite active the past few weeks. The document editors are aiming for a beta release of the specification in mid-May.