Propeties

Property Name Definition
Alternative Title An alternative name for the resource.
The distinction between titles and alternative titles is application-specific.
Date Available Date (often a range) that the resource became or will become available.
Bibliographic Citation Recommended practice is to include sufficient bibliographic detail to identify the resource as unambiguously as possible.
A bibliographic reference for the resource.
Date Created Date of creation of the resource.
Date A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource.
Date may be used to express temporal information at any level of granularity. Recommended best practice is to use an encoding scheme, such as the W3CDTF profile of ISO 8601 [W3CDTF].
Date Accepted Examples of resources to which a Date Accepted may be relevant are a thesis (accepted by a university department) or an article (accepted by a journal).
Date of acceptance of the resource.
Date Copyrighted Date of copyright.
Date Submitted Date of submission of the resource.
Examples of resources to which a Date Submitted may be relevant are a thesis (submitted to a university department) or an article (submitted to a journal).
Identifier Recommended best practice is to identify the resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.
An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context.
Date Issued Date of formal issuance (e.g., publication) of the resource.
Date Modified Date on which the resource was changed.
Title A name given to the resource.
Date Valid Date (often a range) of validity of a resource.
ends domination at
has beginning
has end
has legal basis
has scope
(individual) has external identifier
is published after
is published before
begins domination at
hasManifestation
hasPredecessorEntityManifestation
isManifestationOf
isPredecessorEntityManifestationOf
BFO_0000050
BFO_0000051
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IAO_0000219
Access Rights Access Rights may include information regarding access or restrictions based on privacy, security, or other policies.
Information about who can access the resource or an indication of its security status.
Accrual Method The method by which items are added to a collection.
Accrual Periodicity The frequency with which items are added to a collection.
Accrual Policy The policy governing the addition of items to a collection.
Audience A class of entity for whom the resource is intended or useful.
Conforms To An established standard to which the described resource conforms.
Contributor An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource.
Examples of a Contributor include a person, an organization, or a service.
Coverage Spatial topic and spatial applicability may be a named place or a location specified by its geographic coordinates. Temporal topic may be a named period, date, or date range. A jurisdiction may be a named administrative entity or a geographic place to which the resource applies. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the Thesaurus of Geographic Names [TGN]. Where appropriate, named places or time periods can be used in preference to numeric identifiers such as sets of coordinates or date ranges.
The spatial or temporal topic of the resource, the spatial applicability of the resource, or the jurisdiction under which the resource is relevant.
Creator An entity primarily responsible for making the resource.
Examples of a Creator include a person, an organization, or a service.
Audience Education Level A class of entity, defined in terms of progression through an educational or training context, for which the described resource is intended.
Extent The size or duration of the resource.
Format The file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource.
Examples of dimensions include size and duration. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the list of Internet Media Types [MIME].
Instructional Method Instructional Method will typically include ways of presenting instructional materials or conducting instructional activities, patterns of learner-to-learner and learner-to-instructor interactions, and mechanisms by which group and individual levels of learning are measured. Instructional methods include all aspects of the instruction and learning processes from planning and implementation through evaluation and feedback.
A process, used to engender knowledge, attitudes and skills, that the described resource is designed to support.
Language Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as RFC 4646 [RFC4646].
A language of the resource.
License A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource.
Mediator In an educational context, a mediator might be a parent, teacher, teaching assistant, or care-giver.
An entity that mediates access to the resource and for whom the resource is intended or useful.
Medium The material or physical carrier of the resource.
Provenance A statement of any changes in ownership and custody of the resource since its creation that are significant for its authenticity, integrity, and interpretation.
The statement may include a description of any changes successive custodians made to the resource.
Publisher Examples of a Publisher include a person, an organization, or a service.
An entity responsible for making the resource available.
Rights Information about rights held in and over the resource.
Typically, rights information includes a statement about various property rights associated with the resource, including intellectual property rights.
Rights Holder A person or organization owning or managing rights over the resource.
Spatial Coverage Spatial characteristics of the resource.
Temporal Coverage Temporal characteristics of the resource.
Type Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the DCMI Type Vocabulary [DCMITYPE]. To describe the file format, physical medium, or dimensions of the resource, use the Format element.
The nature or genre of the resource.
about in
administers over
supervises
administers
administrative unit is administered by administrative unit
feature contains feature
feature is contained in feature
has boundary
has function
has improper function
has proper function
is (additionaly) denoted by
is boundary of
is created by
is defined by
is function of
is geographical characteristic of
isProperFunctionOf
has settlement part
settlement unit is administered by administrative unit
is settlement part of
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