DataCite OAI Schema v 1.1

Released 29 Dec 2017


This schema has been created specifically for the dissemination of DataCite metadata using OAI-PMH. It contains the following elements:

  • datacentreSymbol - the symbol of the datacentre that registered this dataset.
  • schemaVersion - the estimated DataCite Metadata Scheme version that this record adheres to.
  • payload - the complete metadata of this record.


  • the obsolete isReferenceQuality has been removed