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RFC 3188 on Using National Bibliography Numbers as URNs

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        RFC 3188

        Title:	    Using National Bibliography Numbers as Uniform
                    Resource Names
        Author(s):  J. Hakala
        Status:     Informational
	Date:       October 2001
        Mailbox:    juha.hakala@helsinki.fi
        Pages:      13
        Characters: 27923
        SeeAlso/Updates/Obsoletes:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-hakala-nbn-01.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3188.txt

This document discusses how national bibliography numbers (persistent
and unique identifiers assigned by the national libraries) can be
supported within the URN (Uniform Resource Names) framework and the
syntax for URNs defined in RFC 2141.  Much of the discussion is
based on the ideas expressed in RFC 2288.

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