This is an archived WebSchemas proposal ScholarlyArticle for schema.org. See Proposals listing for more. Note: active schema.org development is now based at github
- Various ideas around improving ScholarlyArticle.
- Suggestion that scholarly articles could be described in more detail.
- There is a lot of related work in this area.
- For example Google Scholar publisher guidelines; Microsoft Academic Search.
- The Open Archives Initiative - Protocol for Metadata Harvesting also addresses this problem area and has broad adoption.
- See also earlier comments from HighWire Press (pdf) and following discussion (on the old mailing list).