Versions

Read more about the statuses and types of CIDOC CRM versions

Document Type: “Official version”, Editorial Status: “Closed”.
This is a revised and complete community version of the CIDOC CRM ontology that directly corresponds to an official ISO version of the standard. It is a stable version of the standard and can be used for implementation, referencing and any other official purpose. The document is final and will undergo no further change.

Document Type: “Published version”, Editorial Status: “Closed”.
This is a revised and complete community version of the CIDOC CRM ontology. It is a stable version of the standard and can be used for implementation, referencing and any other official purpose. It represents a stable evolution of the model relative to the last official version. The document is final and will undergo no further change.

Document Type: “Current version”, Editorial Status: “Open - Under Revision”.
This is the currently edited version of the CIDOC CRM text. It is subject to open issues that have been identified and specified and which are scheduled to be addressed in upcoming meetings of the CIDOC CRM SIG. The document may change as a result of the decisions that will be made in upcoming CIDOC CRM SIG meetings. Copies of this version should be used only for the purpose of following current modelling discussions on the CIDOC CRM SIG. It represents a step before a potential stable release of the ontology. This document is not meant to support implementations, referencing or other official activities.

Document Type: “Current version”, Editorial Status: “Open - In Progress”.
This is the currently edited version of the CIDOC CRM text. It is subject to open issues that are actively being addressed. This document is uploaded every time changes decided during the last CIDOC CRM SIG meeting are introduced to the text. This document is not a stable version of the CIDOC CRM reference document and it may change at any time. Copies of this version should be used only for the purpose of following current modelling discussions on the CIDOC CRM SIG. This document is not meant to support implementations, referencing or other official activities.

Please note that rdf files are only produced for the "Official" and "Published" versions.

Version Announcement Date Available Documents Document Type Editorial Status
Version 1.2.4 September 2017 File (.docx) Current version Open-In progress
Version 1.2.3 March 2017 PDF icon (.pdf), File (.docx) Current version Open-In progress
Version 1.2 March 2014 PDF icon (.pdf) Published Version Closed