Item :: Class
Archival item or object.
The following combined attributes can be used to describe Item
Attributes of Item
Property Expected Value(s) Description Remark
reference code
Literal
A local or repository identifier for archival collection, box, folder or item. Equivalent to Reference Code Element 2.1 in Describing Archives: a Content Standard, 2nd Edition (2015). At the highest levels of description, this is oftentimes known as the collection number, e.g., UARS745 for University Archives Record Series #745.
scope and content
Literal
Scope and content note. Equivalent to Scope and Content Element 3.1 in Describing Archives: a Content Standard, 2nd Edition (2015).
Attributes of Instance
Property Expected Value(s) Description Remark
contributor
Agent
Entity (or entities) who contribute to the origin resource
copyright
CopyrightEvent
Copyright event associated with the Instance
dimensions
Literal
Measurement of size
extent
Literal
Number of physical pages, volumes, cassettes, total playing time, etc., of of each type of unit
format
IRI
File format or physical medium of an instance.
instantiates
Work
Work the resource instantiates or manifests For use to connect Instances to Works in the BIBFRAME structure.
medium
IRI
Medium of the Instance
provider
ProviderEvent
Provider associated with the carrier Connection to details such as the place, name, and/or date information relating to the publication, printing, distribution, issue, release, or production of an Instance.
title
Literal
Title of the resource
Attributes of Resource
Property Expected Value(s) Description Remark
audience
Literal
Class of user for which the content of a resource is intended, or for whom the content is considered suitable A target audience can be formed of people of a certain age group, gender, marital status, etc.. Other groups, although not the main focus, may also be interested. The value of this property is intended to be a code list.
authority link
IRI
Actionable IRI linking to an authoritative controlled vocabulary Example identifiers include VIAF, LCNAF, ISNI, ORCID, etc.
control code
Literal
Alphanumeric string or indicator used to find and identify the resource A non-IRI based identifier reflecting local or community coding practices
date
Date associated with the resource Recommended ISO 8601 date
description
Literal
Description of the resource Description for example of bibliographic resources may include but is not limited to: an abstract, a table of contents, a graphical representation, or a free-text account of the resource.
image
IRI
IRI that points to an image of the resource
label
Literal
Text string representing the name of resource
language
LanguageCategory
Language associated with the resource
link
IRI
IRI of a resource
note
Literal
Additional descriptive information associated with the resource
related
Resource
Resource related to the origin resource
rights statement
Literal
Rights statement associated with the origin resource
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