MetaResolver for Persistent Identifiers

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This is a meta-resolver, developed for EuropeanaConnect ( to provide a single point of entry for all known urn:nbn national subspace resolvers and to encourage the usage of URNs (Uniform Resource Names RFC 2141 & RFC 3188).

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  • Gets the adresses (URLs) for most URN:NBN:xx namespaces
  • Redirects to the DOI resolver for persistent identifiers in doi:xx form
  • Redirects to the HANDLE resolver for persistent identifiers in hdl:xx form
  • Redirects to the ARK resolver for persistent identifiers in ark:xx form
  • Has interfaces both for humans and other systems
  • Has a simple browser based GUI

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Intended Audience

Education, Information Technology, Non-Profit Organizations, Science/Research, System Administrators

User Interface

Non-interactive (Daemon), Web-based

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