Dublin Core Element : Language

12 Language

The qualifiers belows are recommended for the Language element:

  • DC.Language.unqualified
    • Definition: A language of the intellectual content of the resource.
    • Comment: Recommended best practice for the values of the Language element is defined by RFC 1766 [RFC1766] which includesa two-letter Language Code (taken from the ISO 639 standard [ISO639]), followed optionally, by a two-letter Country Code (taken from the ISO 3166 standard [ISO3166]). For example, 'en' for English, 'fr' for French, or 'en-uk' for English used in the United Kingdom.

Encoding Schemes for Language:

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