This document is an up-to-date specification of all metadata terms maintained by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, including properties, vocabulary encoding schemes, syntax encoding schemes, and classes.

Preferred Prefix
Alternative Prefixes
dc.terms dct
metadata metadata standardization ontology resource metadata subject agnostic
Homepage OWL RDF
Michelle Futornick
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers
Missing LUI pattern
Example Local Unique Identifier
title   Resolve
Example CURIE

A summary of the relations in the Bioregistry schema can be found here.

In Collection
Semantic Web Context
Metaregistry Dublin Core Metadata Initiative Terms

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 8 mappings to external registries for this resource with 3 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
AberOWL AberOWL logo aberowl dcterms
BioContext biocontext dcterms
Biolink Biolink Model Registry logo biolink dct
BioPortal BioPortal Prefixes logo bioportal DCTERMS
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.9vtwjs
LOV Linked Open Vocabularies logo lov dcterms
OLS Ontology Lookup Service logo ols dcterms
Zazuko Zazuko Prefix Server logo zazuko dcterms

A provider turns a local unique identifiers from a resource into a URI. Many providers are also resolvable as URLs (i.e., they can be used in a web browser).

The local unique identifier title is used to demonstrate the providers available for Dublin Core Metadata Initiative Terms. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
Dublin Core Metadata Initiative Terms dcterms
Bioregistry bioregistry