[XML4Lib] Re: [Web4lib] google sitemaps
ehs at pobox.com
Tue Jun 28 14:13:52 EDT 2005
> This in no way replaces (or, in a sense, even supplements) metadata
> harvesting via OAI-PMH, which is a distinctly different activity. A
> parseable sitemap such as this should be very useful for web
> crawlers, however, whether you are Google or an individual library
> wanting to index a selected set of sites.
From the little I know it appears google site maps could provide a
similar functionality as DP9  for OAI-PMH....making the "invisible
web" visible to google's harvesters.
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