[open-bibliography] Orphan data

Tom Morris tfmorris at gmail.com
Fri Mar 2 22:02:27 GMT 2012

On Fri, Mar 2, 2012 at 10:57 AM, Karen Coyle <kcoyle at kcoyle.net> wrote:
> On 3/2/12 6:30 AM, Thad Guidry wrote:
>> But once it is in the public domain it's in that status forever I am
>> told... it cannot be revoked, correct ?
> Unfortunately, US courts have revoked PD, and it was taken to higher courts
> and upheld.

This registry is for content, not metadata, but it presumably could be
extended to bibliographic data or something similar could be
established for it.


Some of the things which distinguish it in my mind are a) a set of
standards and practices for curation and b) legal support to defend


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