Formex changes website

In order to harmonise all the collections available at the Publications Office of the European Union, the original Formex website was integrated to EU Vocabularies website and is now part of its Business collections.

Formex describes the format for the exchange of data between the Publications Office and its contractors. In particular, it defines the logical markup for documents which are published in the different series of the Official Journal of the European Union.


Workshop on Semantic interoperability for the multilingual web

The Publications Office of the EU is organising a workshop on Semantic interoperability for the multilingual web on 4 and 5 June 2019 in Luxembourg. You will find the agenda as well as the registration form on the following page:


Still using MDR resources?

The old MDR website will be switched off on 27 May 2019. In case your system is still pointing to resources under, please update the address to point to the corresponding resource on the EU Vocabularies website. If you have any questions, please contact us.

EuroVoc 4.9.1

On 17 April 2019 EuroVoc 4.9.1 was published. It is available for download in XML, SKOS-Core, SKOS-AP-EU (RDF), Marc-XML and Excel format. This specific release contains the update of North Macedonia, Turkey and OECD countries.

Special publication 20190329-0

The 20190329-0 special publication is available. It contains updates to the IMMC schemas corresponding to version 20190329-0 and also the update of ojeep-20180725-0, containing minor changes to a few of the schemas of this version of the Official Journal Electronic Exchange Protocol business collection. Find out more here.