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Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) URN Namespace Definition (RFC7302) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000237732D
Original Publication Date: 2014-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Jul-08
Document File: 16 page(s) / 15K

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                        P. Lemieux Request for Comments: 7302                       Sandflow Consulting LLC Category: Informational                                        July 2014 ISSN: 2070-1721

    Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) URN Namespace Definition


   Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR) Identifiers are used for the    globally unique identification of motion picture and television    content.  This document defines the formal Uniform Resource Name    (URN) Namespace Identifier (NID) for EIDR Identifiers.

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   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

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 RFC 7302              EIDR URN Namespace Definition            July 2014

 1.  Introduction

   This document defines the formal Uniform Resource Name (URN)    Namespace Identifier (NID) for EIDR Identifiers.

   EIDR Identifiers are centrally registered, globally unique    identifiers for audiovisual works and their variants, primarily film    and television.  A unique set of metadata parameters describing the    associated work is bound to the EIDR Identifier at the time of    registration.

   EIDR Identifiers are a special kind of DOI Names allocated by EIDR    Association specifically for audiovisual works.  The Digital Object    Identifier (DOI) system provides an infrastructure for persis...