[tdwg-content] Question about "vocabulary" in Darwin Core Archives assistant [SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

Paul Murray pmurray at anbg.gov.au
Mon May 23 06:27:07 CEST 2011

On 30/04/2011, at 6:21 AM, Steve Baskauf wrote:
> I'm wondering is whether I can put what effectively amounts to as a 
> namespace in that spot. 

At a guess:

Owl supports the idea of an 'Ontology' object. Usually this is done in the rdf as that object with no fragment identifier. Thus, when you fetch


You get RDF that describes the OWL "ontology" object whose URI is


As well as RDF that describes other objects


and so on.

So ... a namespace is not necessarily the same thing as an ontology object, but it's usually done that way.
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