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In contrast to this two-part structure, Linked Data statements share a three-part "subject", "predicate", "object" pattern. BagItLD provide a simple RDF syntax that is compatible with the structure of bag-info.txt, allowing Bag creators to constrain the scope of tag values to standard RDF vocabularies. It is not intended to accommodate all RDF structures or expressions.
While the contents of bag-info.txt are according to the specification "intended primarily for human readability", embedding Linked Data in the bag-info.txt file improves machine readability of metadata describing Bags, and allows for greater metadata consistency across collections of Bags both within the organization that creates a set of Bags and between organizations that exchange Bags.
While the contents of bag-info.txt are according to the specification "intended primarily for human readability", embedding Linked Data in the bag-info.txt file improves machine readability of metadata describing Bags, and allows for greater metadata consistency across collections of Bags both within the organization that creates a set of Bags and between organizations that exchange Bags. In addition, if Bags are used as long-term preservation packages, adding tags that adere to standardized structures will act as a type of self-documentation that may assist in the interpretation of the metadata to future users.
## Implementation
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