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BIBFRAME Logo This single-page view presents the extension vocabulary on one page with an ordered list of classes and properties, followed by more detailed information panels further down the document. All of the bibframe ontology at bibframe.rdf is imported, as are the relators at relators.rdf. Links are internal to the page, and the browser back button can reverse navigation on the page.
To view the BIBFRAME extension vocabulary in rdf, use bflc.rdf.


Class List


Property List

Imports


Classes

Class: bflc:AppliesTo
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/AppliesTo

Label: Applies to

Definition: The component of a resource to which a characteristic applies.

Used with: appliesTo

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:CreatorCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/CreatorCharacteristic

Label: Creator characteristic

Definition: Category to which the creators of the resource belong.

Used with: creatorCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:DemographicGroup
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/DemographicGroup

Label: Demographic group

Definition: Characteristics of a group of agents.

Used with: demographicGroup

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:Eidr
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/Eidr

Label: Entertainment Identifier Registry Association ID

Definition: Universal unique identifier system for movie and television assets.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:EncodingLevel
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/EncodingLevel

Label: Encoding level

Definition: Designation of the fullness of the bibliographic description.

Used with: encodingLevel

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:GrooveCutting
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/GrooveCutting

Label: Groove cutting

Definition: Kind of cutting of the grooves used on a disc whose sound reproduction process involves a cutting head inscribing a modulated groove into the surface of a rotating cylinder or disc.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:ImageBitDepth
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/ImageBitDepth

Label: Image bit depth

Definition: The number of bits used to represent each pixel in an image.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:MachineModel
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/MachineModel

Label: Model

Definition: Model of the computing device on which the resource operates.

SubClass Of: SystemRequirement

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:MetadataLicensor
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/MetadataLicensor

Label: Metadata licensor

Definition: Organization that licenses the intellectual property rights to the data contained in the description.

SubClass Of: Agent

Used with: metadataLicensor

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:OperatingSystem
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/OperatingSystem

Label: Operating system

Definition: Software that directly operates a system's hardware and serves as a platform for applications.

SubClass Of: SystemRequirement

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:PrimaryContribution
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/PrimaryContribution

Label: Primary contribution

Definition: Contribution for which the agent is the name chosen as the name part of the name and title access point.

SubClass Of: Contribution

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:ProgrammingLanguage
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/ProgrammingLanguage

Label: Programming language

Definition: Name of the programming language associated with the data comprising the resource.

SubClass Of: SystemRequirement

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:Relation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/Relation

Label: Relation

Definition: Connection between resources.

Used with: relation

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:Relationship
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/Relationship

Label: Relationship

Definition: Resource and its connection to another resource.

Used with: relationship

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesAnalysis
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesAnalysis

Label: Series analysis

Definition: A specific organization's analysis practice for a series named in the bf:title field for a work. May also contain the volumes/dates and/or the institution/copy identification to which the practice applies.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesClassification
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesClassification

Label: Series classification

Definition: A specific organization's classification practice for a series named in the bf:title field for a work. May also contain the volumes/dates and/or the institution/copy identification to which the practice applies.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesNumbering
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesNumbering

Label: Series numbering

Definition: Sequential designation or numbering used in the bf:title field for a work.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesNumberingPeculiarities
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesNumberingPeculiarities

Label: Series numbering peculiarities

Definition: Listing of irregularities in the report year coverage and/or numbering used in the bf:title field for a work. May also include a citation for the source of information.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesProvider
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesProvider

Label: Series provider

Definition: Place of publication and the name of the publisher/issuing body used in the bf:title field for a work.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesSequentialDesignation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesSequentialDesignation

Label: Series sequential designation

Definition: Beginning/ending date(s) of publication and/or sequential designations used in the bf:title field for a work. May also include a citation for the source of information.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesTracing
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesTracing

Label: Series tracing

Definition: A specific organization's tracing practice for a series named in the bf:title field for a work. May also contain the volumes/dates and/or the institution/copy identification to which the practice applies.

SubClass Of: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:SeriesTreatment
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/SeriesTreatment

Label: Series treatment

Definition: Technical specification relating to the encoding of series data in a resource

Used with: seriesTreatment

SubClassed As: SeriesSequentialDesignation
SeriesNumberingPeculiarities
SeriesNumbering
SeriesProvider
SeriesAnalysis
SeriesTracing
SeriesClassification

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Class: bflc:TransliteratedTitle
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/TransliteratedTitle

Label: Transliterated title

Definition: Title transliterated from one script to another.

SubClass Of: VariantTitle

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Properties

Property: alternateMediumOfPerformance      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/alternateMediumOfPerformance

Label: Alternate declared medium

Definition: Alternative to the primary declared medium of performance.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: pmo:DeclaredMedium

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Property: applicableInstitution      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/applicableInstitution

Label: Applicable institution

Definition: Institutional location of a resource to which a particular piece of description applies.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: Agent

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: appliesTo      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/appliesTo

Label: Applies to

Definition: The component of a resource to which a characteristic applies.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: AppliesTo

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: catalogerId      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/catalogerId

Label: Cataloger ID

Definition: ID of the cataloger who created or edited the description.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Property: creatorCharacteristic      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/creatorCharacteristic

Label: Creator characteristic

Definition: Category to which the creators of the resource belong.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: CreatorCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: demographicGroup      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/demographicGroup

Label: Demographic group

Definition: Characteristics of a group of agents.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: DemographicGroup

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: encodingLevel      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/encodingLevel

Label: Encoding level

Definition: Designation of the fullness of the bibliographic description.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: EncodingLevel

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: indexedIn      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/indexedIn

Label: Indexed in

Definition: Citation to the resource where the material being described is indexed.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Property: metadataLicensor      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/metadataLicensor

Label: Metadata licensor

Definition: Organization that licenses the intellectual property rights to the data contained in the description.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: MetadataLicensor

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: name00MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/name00MarcKey

Label: MARC key for X00 Names

Definition: String for personal name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: name00MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/name00MatchKey

Label: Match key for X00 Name

Definition: String for name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: name10MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/name10MarcKey

Label: MARC key for X10 Names

Definition: String for name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: name10MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/name10MatchKey

Label: Match key for X10 Name

Definition: String for name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: name11MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/name11MarcKey

Label: MARC key for X11 Names

Definition: String for name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: name11MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/name11MatchKey

Label: Match key for X11 Name

Definition: String for name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: primaryContributorName00MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/primaryContributorName00MatchKey

Label: Primary X00 Name Match key

Definition: String for entry name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: primaryContributorName10MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/primaryContributorName10MatchKey

Label: Primary X10 Name Match key

Definition: String for entry name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: primaryContributorName11MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/primaryContributorName11MatchKey

Label: Primary X11 Name Match key

Definition: String for entry name matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: procInfo      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/procInfo

Label: Processing Info

Definition: System-supplied processing information for the BIBFRAME description (e.g. "ibc update").

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Property: profile      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/profile

Label: LC Editor profile

Definition: Name of the BIBFRAME editor profile used to create or edit the description.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Property: projectedProvisionDate      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/projectedProvisionDate

Label: Projected publication date

Definition: Projected date of publication of the resource.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: date

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: relation      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/relation

Label: Specific relationship

Definition: Connection between resources.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: Relation

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: relationship      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/relationship

Label: Related resource and relationship

Definition: Resource and its connection to another resource.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: Relationship

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: seriesTreatment      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/seriesTreatment

Label: Series treatment

Definition: Information concerning the treatment of a series in a resource

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: SeriesTreatment

Change Notes: 2018-10-12 (New)

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Property: target      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/target

Label: Target resource

Definition: End resource of a BIBFRAME structure.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Change Notes: 2018-07-12 (New)

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Property: title00MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title00MarcKey

Label: title00MarcKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title00MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title00MatchKey

Label: Match key for Title X00

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title10MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title10MarcKey

Label: title10MarcKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title10MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title10MatchKey

Label: Match key for Title X10

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title11MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title11MarcKey

Label: title11MarcKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title11MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title11MatchKey

Label: Match key for Title X11

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title30MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title30MarcKey

Label: title30MarcKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title30MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title30MatchKey

Label: title30MatchKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title40MarcKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title40MarcKey

Label: title40MarcKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: title40MatchKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/title40MatchKey

Label: title40MatchKey

Definition: String for title matching.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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Property: titleSortKey      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/titleSortKey

Label: titleSortKey

Definition: String for sorting.

Used with: Used with Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2017-02-02 (New)

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