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Guide to the topic map standards

Introduction, was published at 2002-06-23

This document is a guide to the topic maps standardization activities.

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This document is a guide to the current topic maps standardization activities. It describes what is currently being done, the problems that need to be solved, and how those problems came to be. (In the opposite order, for ease of understanding.)

It is hoped that this guide will enable outsiders to the process to understand what is happening, and make it easier for them to contribute to the process.


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Nowadays Topic Maps appears to be very suitable for being applied in Libraries, Archives and Museums. It provides a suitable model and mechanisms for depth indexing, classification and the implementation of FRBR, CIDOC-CRM or other conceptualizations.

Liliana Melgar
Topic Maps Lab auf der Cebit 2011

Graduate from the Topic Maps Lab