List of abbreviations – The Metadata Manual

List of abbreviations

AAAF Anglo-American Authority Files
AACR Anglo-American Cataloging Rules
AAT Art & Architecture Thesaurus
AITF Art Information Task Force
ARL Association of Research Libraries
BHA Bibliography of the History of Art
CCO Cataloging Cultural Objects
CDWA Categories for the Description of Works of Art
CONA Cultural Objects Name Authority
DACS Describing Archives: A Content Standard
DC Dublin Core
DCMES Dublin Core Metadata Element Set
DCMI Dublin Core Metadata Initiative
DCMITYPE DCMI Type Vocabulary
DHTML Dynamic HyperText Markup Languages
DTD Document Type Definition
EAD Encoded Archival Description
FGDC Federal Geographic Data Committee
FRBR Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records
HTML HyperText Markup Language
HTTP HyperText Transfer Protocol
ILS Integrated Library System
ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description
LC Library of Congress
LCC Library of Congress Classification
LCNAF Library of Congress Name Authority File
LCSH Library of Congress Subject Headings
MARC MAchine-Readable Cataloging
MLA Modern Language Association
MODS Metadata Object Descripton Schema
NCSA National Center for Supercomputing Applications
NISO National Information Standards Organization
OAC Online Archive of California
OAI Open Archives Initiative
OAI-PMH Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting
OCLC Online Computer Library Center
OWL Web Ontology Language
RDA Resource Description and Access
RDF Resource Description Framework
SES Syntax Encoding Schemes
SGML Standard Generalized Markup Language
TARO Texas Archival Resources Online
TEI Text Encoding Initiative
TGM Library of Congress Thesaurus for Graphic Materials
TGN Thesaurus of Geographic Names
ULAN Getty Union List of Artist Names
URI Uniform Resource Identifier
VRA Visual Resources Association
W3C World Wide Web Consortium
XHTML eXtensible HyperText Markup Language
XML eXtensible Markup Language
XSD XML Schema Document
XSLT eXtensible Stylesheet Language Transformation