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The Development of the NISO Committee AX's OpenURL Standard
Information Technology and Libraries
  • Arthur Hendricks, Portland State University
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  • Information technology,
  • Libraries
Describes the development of the OpenURL standard and how it will impact librarians and information technologists. Scope and application of the OpenURL standard; Transportation of metadata and identifiers about referenced works and their context from any information resource to a local link server; Roles of libraries and librarians.

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Hendricks, A. (2003). The Development of the NISO Committee AX's OpenURL Standard. Information Technology & Libraries, 22(3), 129-133.