CIDOC CRM is ...
- A collaboration with the International Council of Museums
- An ontology of 81 classes and 132 properties for culture and more
- With the capacity to explain many (meta)data formats
- Accepted by ISO TC46 in Sept. 2000, now ISO/CD 21127 accepted Committee Draft, proposed as DIS
- Serving as:
- intellectual guide to create schemata, formats, profiles
- A language for analysis of existing sources for integration
"Identify elements with common meaning"
- Transportation format for data integration / migration / Internet