DLF Electronic Resource Management Initiative

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The electronic resource management initiative (ERMI) is one of the Digital Library Federation’s (DLF) active initiatives. The purposes of this initiative are to develop XML-based metadata schemata/DTDs and tools for managing data associated with licensing issues. Developing workflow, identifying best practices, promoting the standards, and engaging library system vendors to implement this system are the other goals of ERMI. This article describes the recent progress made by ERMI.

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Chang, S. (2003) DLF Electronic Resource Management Initiative. OCLC Systems & Services, 19(2), 45-47. https://doi.org/10.1108/10650750310733180