cite-as: A Link Relation to Convey a Preferred URI for Referencing, April 2019
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- H. Van de Sompel
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A web resource is routinely referenced by means of the URI with which it is directly accessed. But cases exist where referencing a resource by means of a different URI is preferred. This specification defines a link relation type that can be used to convey such a preference.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.