We did some work at UKOLN to identify the range of uses of DC in the wild - we may well be able to turn up examples from this. I'll ask my team next week and post something here. I could even offer a little effort to help collate examples.
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On 12 May 2012, at 07:24, Dan Brickley <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hi all
> I keep finding myself in need of a collection of real-world examples
> of DC usage. I can't be alone in this!
> For the schema.org mapping work, and in general to inform discussion
> around schema.org about how it might add vocabulary around
> http://schema.org/Book, http://schema.org/ScholarlyArticle etc., it
> would be great to have a few (10-20, say) examples of different Dublin
> Core records. I know DC has been used and extended in all kinds of
> ways, from image archives, educational resources, books, OAI-PMH,
> articles, etc etc. I just can't easily put my hands on some
> illustrative examples of all this. It would be particularly useful to
> have a sense of which patterns are most widely used - a theme which
> ties in to the 'application profiles' discussion. But just a standard
> bundle of basic DC examples would be great to start with - does anyone
> have something like this?