Dublin Core Element : Date

7 Date

The qualifiers belows are recommended for the Date element:

  • DC.Date.unqualified
    • Definition: A date associated with an event in the life cycle of the resource.
    • Comment: Typically, Date will be associated with the creation or availability of the resource. Recommended best practice for encoding the date value is defined in a profile of ISO 8601 [W3CDTF] and follows the YYYY-MM-DD format.
  • DC.Date.Created
    • Definition: Date of creation of the resource.
  • DC.Date.Valid
    • Definition: Date (often a range) of validity of a resource.
  • DC.Date.Available
    • Definition: Date (often a range) that the resource will become or did become available.
  • DC.Date.Issued
    • Definition: Date of formal issuance (e.g., publication) of the resource.
  • DC.Date.Modified
    • Definition: Date on which the resource was changed.

Encoding Schemes for Date:

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