LORAX = List Of Relavent Acronyms, eXtensive


CMS : Content Management System
see Drupal
DC : Dublin Core
@ www.dublincore.org
Drupal : Drupal is an open source CMS
@ www.drupal.org
DSpace : DSpace is open source digital repository software
@ www.dspace.org
FRBR : Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records
@ www.ifla.org
ILS : Integrated Library System
e.g. Evergreen, Koha, Symphony, & Voyager among others
MARCXML : MARC data in an XML environment
@ www.loc.gov
NCIP : NISO Circulation Interchange Protocol
@ www.ncip.info
OAI-PMH : Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting
@ www.openarchives.org, maybe
RDA : "RDA stands for Resource Description and Access and is the working title of the new standard that will be the successor to AACR2."
@ www.rda-jsc.org
RSS : Really Simple Syndication
@ www.rssboard.org
WEM : Work, Expression, & Manifestation
see FRBR
XC : eXtensible Catalog
@ www.extensiblecatalog.org
XML : Extensible Markup Language
@ www.w3.org