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Wednesday, January 15, 2003

One outgrowth of the 2nd Workshop on the Open Archives Initiative (Geneva, October 17-19, 2002) is an online discussion of subject categorization for eprint archives. The site includes a list of the of the categorization schemes that might be used and what appears to be the most complete list of eprint archives anywhere, labelling each archive with the software creating it, the kind of subject categorization it uses, and its type (institutional, disciplinary, or both).