Z39.50 Holdings XML Schema

This document contains links related to the XML version of the  Z39.50 Holdings Abstract Schema

The XML Schema has been updated to version 7 and two Element Sets are available as XML Schemas.

The Holdings XML Schema version 7 specifies an XML encoding of the Abstract Schema. With  documentation.

Version 7 reflects the latest proposed changes to the Abstract Schema.

The Abstract Schema defines six different Element Sets. Two of these have been specified by XML Schemas derived from the complete Schema. 

XML Schema for Element Set B1 represents Minimal Bibliographic Level Holdings. With documentation.

XML Schema for Element Set B2 represents Summary Bibliographic Level Holdings. With documentation.

The previous version XML HoldingsSchema5h is still available. With documentation.

Tables of of Element types and  Attribute types in version 5 are also available.

This material was updated by Poul Henrik Jørgensen on 30. September 2001.