URN Services

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (candidate for uribof WG)
Authors Eric Miller  , Keith Shafer 
Last updated 1995-06-29
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
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Stream WG state Call For Adoption By WG Issued
Document shepherd No shepherd assigned
IESG IESG state Expired
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document focuses on the syntax and function of URNs, the nature of registered and unregistered naming authorities, and the relationships of URNs to an open-ended variety of resolution services that might link these objects within the URI architecture.


Eric Miller (emiller@oclc.org)
Keith Shafer (shafer@oclc.org)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)