Re: [jats-list] Versions of an article

Subject: Re: [jats-list] Versions of an article
From: Bruce Rosenblum <bruce@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 09 May 2013 13:11:42 -0400

This isn't an answer to your question, but a comment about DOI. You should assign a DOI to a work, not a manifestation. If you assign a DOI to each version of an article, many applications will fail to link because you'll have multiple DOIs that have the same metadata. It's better to assign one DOI and then have the landing page show each version of the article.


At 12:59 PM 5/9/2013, Alf Eaton wrote:
Does anyone have any experience with marking up links to previous
versions of an article in JATS, and also marking up the version number
of the current article?

The previous versions of the article will all have their own URLs and
DOIs, so I was thinking that the "related-article" element would make
sense. There doesn't seem to be an existing @related-article-type
attribute meaning "previous version", but HTTP link relations[1]
include "predecessor-version" and "successor-version", which could be



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