Dublin Core metadata specification recommends ISO 8601
- In yet another instance of how ISO 8601 is 'bubbling up' in many
different Internet standards and recommendations, the 'Dublin Core'
metadata specification, whose elements are listed at:
includes a "Date" element. The description of this element states, in part:
> Recommended best practice for encoding the date value is definedAron Roberts Workstation Software Support Group . 221 Evans Hall
> in a profile of ISO 8601 ... and follows the YYYY-MM-DD format.
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