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BIBFRAME Logo This single-page view presents the entire vocabulary on one page with an ordered list of classes and properties, followed by more detailed information panels further down the document. Links are internal to the page, and the browser back button can reverse navigation on the page.

Subclasses and subproperties of classes and properties are not included in the Class List and the Property List, but are listed at the panel for the class or property to which they relate. A class or property with subclasses is marked in the list with a “+” before the class or property name (and a separate list of these is also made in a note below each list).

Changes to a vocabulary element (name, expected value, or definition) are noted in the panel for the element. Classes and properties that have been deprecated from the vocabulary are listed after the panels here, and may be reviewed in the Vocabulary archive at https://github.com/lcnetdev/bibframe-ontology.

To view the vocabulary in rdf, use bibframe.rdf.

Non-current Ontology Documentation

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Class List

Classes with SubClasses

Agent      Audio      Classification      DigitalCharacteristic      Ensemble      EnumerationAndChronology      Identifier      Instance      Material      MixedMaterial      Notation      ProjectionCharacteristic      ProvisionActivity      ShelfMark      SoundCharacteristic      Title      UsageAndAccessPolicy      VariantTitle      VideoCharacteristic      Work     
* Note: Subclasses of these classes are not included in the Class List, but are listed at the panel for the class to which they relate.

Property List


Properties with SubProperties

date      material      materialOf      place      relatedTo     
*Note: Subproperties of these properties are not included in the Property List, but are listed at the panel for the property to which they relate.

Classes

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Class: AbbreviatedTitle
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AbbreviatedTitle

Label: Abbreviated title

Definition: Title as abbreviated for citation, indexing, and/or identification.

SubClass Of: VariantTitle

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11261495" >
<bf:title >
<bf:AbbreviatedTitle >
<bf:mainTitle >¡Hola!</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:qualifier >(Madr.)</bf:qualifier>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Agent >
<bf:code >issnkey</bf:code>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:AbbreviatedTitle>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
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Class: AccessionNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AccessionNumber

Label: Accession number

Definition: Accession Number

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH11)

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Class: AccessPolicy
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AccessPolicy

Label: Access policy

Definition: Access restrictions and allowances regarding access to a resource, e.g., lending policy, access restrictions, embargos.

SubClass Of: UsageAndAccessPolicy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10004409" >
<bf:usageAndAccessPolicy >
<bf:AccessPolicy >
<rdfs:label >Open to research.</rdfs:label>
</bf:AccessPolicy>
</bf:usageAndAccessPolicy>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: AcquisitionSource
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AcquisitionSource

Label: Acquisition source

Definition: Information about an organization, person, etc., from which a resource may be obtained.

Change Notes: 2017-02-06: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10002730" >
<bf:acquisitionSource >
<bf:AcquisitionSource >
<bf:acquisitionTerms >Romanized</bf:acquisitionTerms>
</bf:AcquisitionSource>
</bf:acquisitionSource>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: AdminMetadata
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AdminMetadata

Label: Administrative metadata

Definition: Metadata about the metadata, especially provenance information.

Used with: adminMetadata

Properties include: descriptionLevel
adminMetadataFor
derivedFrom
descriptionConventions
descriptionLanguage
generationProcess
descriptionModifier
descriptionAuthentication

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 1.7.0-SNAPSHOT
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/022" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v1.7.0-SNAPSHOT</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2021-08-04T19:26:46-04:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status >
<rdfs:label >corrected or revised</rdfs:label>
<bf:code >c</bf:code>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/4" >
<rdfs:label >core</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >022</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
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Class: Agent
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Agent

Label: Agent

Definition: Entity having a role in a resource, such as a person or organization.

SubClass Of: Agent Offsite link

SubClassed As: Family
Organization
Jurisdiction
Meeting

SubClassed As: Person

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-05-13: New subclass

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/21984730" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<bf:agent >
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n79021280" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aVivaldi, Antonio,$d1678-1741</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
</bf:agent>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/.
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Class: Ansi
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Ansi

Label: ANSI number

Definition: American National Standards Institute identifier.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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Class: AppliedMaterial
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AppliedMaterial

Label: Applied material

Definition: Physical or chemical substance applied to a base material of a resource.

SubClass Of: Material

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Changed subclass to Material (GH28)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/12323483" >
<bf:appliedMaterial >
<bf:AppliedMaterial >
<rdfs:label >metal</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdamat</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:AppliedMaterial>
</bf:appliedMaterial>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: Archival
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Archival

Label: Archival controlled

Definition: Resources organically created, accumulated, and/or used by a person, family, or organization in the course of conduct of affairs and preserved because of their continuing value.

SubClass Of: Instance

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
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Class: Arrangement
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Arrangement

Label: Arrangement

Definition: Resource that represents an arrangement of another resource.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Redefined (GH77)

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Class: AspectRatio
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AspectRatio

Label: Aspect ratio

Definition: Proportional relationship between an image's width and its height.

Used with: aspectRatio

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11600372" >
<bf:aspectRatio >
<bf:AspectRatio rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/maspect/nonana" >
<rdfs:label >non-anamorphic</rdfs:label>
</bf:AspectRatio>
</bf:aspectRatio>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/maspect/.
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Class: Audio
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Audio

Label: Audio

Definition: Resources expressed in an audible form, including music or other sounds.

SubClass Of: Work

SubClassed As: MusicAudio
NonMusicAudio

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11529904" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n86053007" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Yang Sam, 1945-</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >10000$aYang Sam,$d1945-</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Changes in Khmer Buddhism from 1954 to 1984</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Audio" />
</bf:Work>
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Class: AudioIssueNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AudioIssueNumber

Label: Audio issue number

Definition: Number assigned by publishers of sound recordings to identify the issue designation, or serial identification, of the resource.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Revised property name and definition

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001758" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:AudioIssueNumber >
<rdf:value >6769 031</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no94016509" >
<rdfs:label >Philips Communication Systems (Firm : Hilversum, Netherlands)</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >11020$aPhilips Communication Systems (Firm : Hilversum, Netherlands)</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:AudioIssueNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: AudioTake
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/AudioTake

Label: Audio recording take

Definition: Identifier assigned to the smallest identifiable unit of a recording session, e.g., a specific recording of an individual song.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2017-02-03: New

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Class: Barcode
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Barcode

Label: Barcode

Definition: Optical machine-readable representation of data relating to the item to which it is attached.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Moved to Identifier class group from Item group

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Class: BaseMaterial
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/BaseMaterial

Label: Base material

Definition: Underlying physical material of a resource.

SubClass Of: Material

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Changed subclass to Material (GH28)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<bf:baseMaterial >
<bf:BaseMaterial rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/saf" >
<rdfs:label >safety base</rdfs:label>
</bf:BaseMaterial>
</bf:baseMaterial>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/.
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Class: Binding
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Binding

Label: Binding method

Definition: Information about methods used to bind a published or unpublished resource, or other binding information.

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/21653694" >
<bf:binding >
<bf:Binding >
<rdfs:label >case binding</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdatb</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Binding>
</bf:binding>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: BookFormat
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/BookFormat

Label: Book format

Definition: Result of folding a printed sheet to form a gathering of leaves.

Used with: bookFormat

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10618052" >
<bf:bookFormat >
<bf:BookFormat >
<rdfs:label >8vo</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdabf</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:BookFormat>
</bf:bookFormat>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: BroadcastStandard
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/BroadcastStandard

Label: Broadcast standard

Definition: System used to format a video resource for television broadcast, e.g., HDTV, PAL.

SubClass Of: VideoCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11509239" >
<bf:videoCharacteristic >
<bf:BroadcastStandard >
<rdfs:label >346b</rdfs:label>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >3463</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >3462</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:BroadcastStandard>
</bf:videoCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: Capture
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Capture

Label: Capture of content

Definition: Information about place and date associated with the capture (i.e., recording, filming, etc.) of the content of a resource.

Used with: capture

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10001695" >
<bf:capture >
<bf:Capture >
<bf:date rdf:datatype="http://id.loc.gov/datatypes/edtf" >1977-05-25</bf:date>
<bf:place >
<bf:Place rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/G3804.I8" >
<rdfs:label >Ithaca</rdfs:label>
<madsrdf:componentList rdf:parseType="Collection" >
<madsrdf:Collection >
<rdfs:label >Geography. Anthropology. Recreation</rdfs:label>
</madsrdf:Collection>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Maps</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >By region or country</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >America. Western Hemisphere</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >North America</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >United States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Eastern United States, 1870 and later</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Northeastern States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Northeast Atlantic States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Middle Atlantic States. Middle States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >New York</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Cities, towns, and urban townships, etc., A-Z</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<madsrdf:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Ithaca</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</madsrdf:ClassNumber>
</madsrdf:componentList>
</bf:Place>
</bf:place>
</bf:Capture>
</bf:capture>
</bf:Work>
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Class: Carrier
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Carrier

Label: Carrier type

Definition: Categorization reflecting the format of the storage medium and housing of a carrier.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10-85X-1" >
<bf:carrier >
<bf:Carrier rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/carriers/cr" >
<rdfs:label >online resource</rdfs:label>
</bf:Carrier>
</bf:carrier>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/carriers/.
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Class: Cartographic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Cartographic

Label: Cartographic information

Definition: Content that represents the whole or part of the earth, any celestial body, or imaginary place at any scale.

Used with: cartographicAttributes

Properties include: projection

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10017006" >
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:relief >
<bf:Relief rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mrelief/hach" >
<rdfs:label >Hachures</rdfs:label>
</bf:Relief>
</bf:relief>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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Class: CartographicDataType
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CartographicDataType

Label: Digital cartographic data type

Definition: Data type for encoding of geospatial information in a cartographic resource, e.g., raster, vector, point.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/12124799" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:CartographicDataType >
<rdfs:label >Raster</rdfs:label>
</bf:CartographicDataType>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: CartographicObjectType
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CartographicObjectType

Label: Digital cartographic object type

Definition: Object type for encoding of geospatial information in a cartographic resource, e.g., point, line, polygon.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/13004539" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:CartographicObjectType >
<rdfs:label >Entity point</rdfs:label>
</bf:CartographicObjectType>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: Cartography
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Cartography

Label: Cartography

Definition: Resource that shows spatial information, including maps, atlases, globes, digital, and other cartographic resources.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-25: fixed typo in definition

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10017006" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/nr93012682" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Cartée, Cornelius S. (Cornelius Soule), 1806-1885</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >10010$aCartée, Cornelius S.$q(Cornelius Soule),$d1806-1885</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >A school-atlas of physical geography, illustrating, in a series of maps compiled from the celebrated atlases of A. Keith Johnston, and of Milner and Petermann, the elementary facts of geology, hydrology, meteorology, and natural history</bf:mainTitle>
<bflc:nonSortNum >2</bflc:nonSortNum>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Cartography" />
</bf:Work>
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Class: Chronology
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Chronology

Label: Chronology

Definition: Dates associated with issues or items held.

SubClass Of: EnumerationAndChronology

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version:
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Class: Classification
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Classification

Label: Classification entity

Definition: System of coding and organizing materials according to their subject.

Editorial Note: Any entry from the Classification Schemes vocabulary at ID may be used; all have been defined as a bf:Classification

Used with: classification

SubClassed As: ClassificationDdc
ClassificationLcc
ClassificationUdc
ClassificationNlm

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added editorial note (GH55)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/100013" >
<bf:classification >
<bf:Classification >
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dnal" >
<rdfs:label >United States, National Agricultural Library</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bf:classificationPortion >HD2091.R47</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:itemPortion >no.13</bf:itemPortion>
</bf:Classification>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Work>
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Class: ClassificationDdc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ClassificationDdc

Label: DDC Classification

Definition: Dewey Decimal Classification number used for subject access.

SubClass Of: Classification

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/1000001" >
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationDdc >
<bf:classificationPortion >790.2/09682</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >19</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
<bf:edition >full</bf:edition>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:ClassificationDdc>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ClassificationLcc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ClassificationLcc

Label: LCC Classification

Definition: Library of Congress Classification number used for subject access.

SubClass Of: Classification

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationLcc >
<bf:classificationPortion >E269.N3</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:itemPortion >M8</bf:itemPortion>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationLcc>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ClassificationNlm
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ClassificationNlm

Label: NLM classification

Definition: National Library of Medicine Classification number used for subject access

SubClass Of: Classification

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/100030" >
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationNlm >
<bf:classificationPortion >1996 A-671</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dnlm" >
<rdfs:label >United States, National Library of Medicine</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationNlm>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ClassificationUdc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ClassificationUdc

Label: UDC Classification

Definition: Universal Decimal Classification number used for subject access.

SubClass Of: Classification

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Coden
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Coden

Label: CODEN

Definition: Identifier for scientific and technical periodical titles assigned by the International CODEN Section of Chemical Abstracts Service.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10019280" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Coden >
<rdf:value >AUSGBD</rdf:value>
</bf:Coden>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Collection
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Collection

Label: Collection

Definition: Aggregation of resources, generally gathered together artificially.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2022-10-03: changed subClassOf (GH92)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10006297" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no98117427" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Organization" />
<rdfs:label >Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1102 $aAbraham Baldwin Agricultural College</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Catalog</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Collection" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: CollectionArrangement
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CollectionArrangement

Label: Organization of materials information

Definition: Information about the organization and arrangement of a collection of items. For instance, for computer files, organization and arrangement information may be the file structure and sort sequence of a file; for visual materials, this information may be how a collection is arranged.

Used with: collectionArrangement

Properties include: collectionArrangementOf

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH77)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/1130922" >
<bf:collectionArrangement >
<bf:CollectionArrangement >
<bf:collectionOrganization >Arrangement: Published material arranged alphabetically by author/title</bf:collectionOrganization>
</bf:CollectionArrangement>
</bf:collectionArrangement>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: CollectiveTitle
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CollectiveTitle

Label: Collective title

Definition: Title for a compilation of resources.

SubClass Of: VariantTitle

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/13093965" >
<bf:title >
<bf:CollectiveTitle >
<bf:mainTitle >Poems</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:CollectiveTitle>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ColorContent
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ColorContent

Label: Color content

Definition: Color characteristics of a resource, e.g., black and white, multicolored, etc.

Used with: colorContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<bf:colorContent >
<bf:ColorContent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mcolor/blw" >
<rdfs:label >black and white</rdfs:label>
</bf:ColorContent>
</bf:colorContent>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mcolor/.
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,
Class: Content
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Content

Label: Content type

Definition: Categorization reflecting the fundamental form of communication in which the content is expressed and the human sense through which it is intended to be perceived.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/5227" >
<bf:content >
<bf:Content rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/contentTypes/txt" >
<rdfs:label >text</rdfs:label>
</bf:Content>
</bf:content>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/contentTypes/.
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,
Class: ContentAccessibility
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ContentAccessibility

Label: Content accessibility information

Definition: Information that assists those with a sensory impairment for greater understanding of content, e.g., captions.

Used with: contentAccessibility

Change Notes: 2017-02-07: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work >
<bf:contentAccessibility >
<bf:contentAccessibility >
<bf:ContentAccessibility >
<rdfs:label >Content access mode: content access mode</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Textual assistive features: textual assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Textual assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Visual assistive features: visual assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Visual assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Auditory assistive features: auditory assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Auditory assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Tactile assistive features: tactile assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Tactile assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >source</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >mat specified</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
</bf:ContentAccessibility>
</bf:contentAccessibility>
</bf:contentAccessibility>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Contribution
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Contribution

Label: Contribution

Definition: Agent and role with respect to the resource being described.

Used with: contribution

Properties include: contributionOf
role

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n50004325" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Moore, George Henry, 1823-1892</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aMoore, George Henry,$d1823-1892</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: CopyrightNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CopyrightNumber

Label: Copyright-legal deposit number

Definition: Identifier assigned to a copyright registration or legal deposit.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10031795" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:CopyrightNumber >
<rdf:value >D unpub 76370</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n79117971" >
<rdfs:label >Library of Congress. Copyright Office</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1102 $aLibrary of Congress.$bCopyright Office</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:date rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1944-10-13</bf:date>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >edtf</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:CopyrightNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: CopyrightRegistration
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CopyrightRegistration

Label: Copyright registration

Definition: Copyright or Legal Deposit registration information

Used with: copyrightRegistration

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-05-04: Class name corrected

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,
Class: CoverArt
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/CoverArt

Label: Cover art

Definition: Cover illustration of a resource.

Used with: coverArt

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Dataset
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Dataset

Label: Dataset

Definition: Data encoded in a defined structure. Includes numeric data, environmental data,etc., used by applications software to calculate averages, correlations, etc., or to produce models, etc., but not normally displayed in its raw form.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: DescriptionAuthentication
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/DescriptionAuthentication

Label: Metadata authentication

Definition: Indication of specific types of reviews that have been carried out on the description information.

Used with: descriptionAuthentication

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: fixed class name
2022-10-03: removed subClassOf (GH90)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000405" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:descriptionAuthentication >
<bf:descriptionAuthentication >
<bf:DescriptionAuthentication rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/marcauthen/pcc" >
<rdfs:label >Program for Cooperative Cataloging</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionAuthentication>
</bf:descriptionAuthentication>
</bf:descriptionAuthentication>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/marcauthen/.
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,
Class: DescriptionConventions
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/DescriptionConventions

Label: Description conventions

Definition: Rules used for the descriptive content of the resource description.

Used with: descriptionConventions

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-24: fixed class name
2022-10-03: removed subClassOf (GH90)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/5227" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/.
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,
Class: DescriptionLevel
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/DescriptionLevel

Label: Description level

Definition: Designation of the descriptive content of the metadata.

Used with: descriptionLevel

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH43)

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,
Class: DigitalCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/DigitalCharacteristic

Label: Digital characteristic

Definition: Technical specification relating to the digital encoding of text, image, audio, video, and other types of data in a resource.

Used with: digitalCharacteristic

SubClassed As: FileType
EncodingFormat
FileSize
Resolution
RegionalEncoding
EncodedBitrate
CartographicDataType
CartographicObjectType
ObjectCount

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.3.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/23149675" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:DigitalCharacteristic rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mencformat/dvdv" >
<rdfs:label >DVD video</rdfs:label>
</bf:DigitalCharacteristic>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mencformat/.
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Class: Dissertation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Dissertation

Label: Dissertation information

Definition: Information about a work presented as part of the formal requirements for an academic degree.

Used with: dissertation

Properties include: grantingInstitution

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/7856748" >
<bf:dissertation >
<bf:Dissertation >
<rdfs:label >Thesis (M. SC.)--University of Missouri.</rdfs:label>
</bf:Dissertation>
</bf:dissertation>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: DissertationIdentifier
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/DissertationIdentifier

Label: Dissertation Identifier

Definition: Identifier assigned to a thesis or dissertation for identification purposes .

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/15535030" >
<bf:dissertation >
<bf:Dissertation >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:DissertationIdentifier >
<rdf:value >dissertation identifier</rdf:value>
</bf:DissertationIdentifier>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Dissertation>
</bf:dissertation>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Distribution
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Distribution

Label: Distributor

Definition: Information relating to distribution of a resource.

SubClass Of: ProvisionActivity

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.3.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/22941450" >
<bf:provisionActivity >
<bf:Distribution >
<bflc:simplePlace >Burbank, CA</bflc:simplePlace>
<bflc:simpleAgent >Rhino Entertainment Company</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleDate >[2014]</bflc:simpleDate>
</bf:Distribution>
</bf:provisionActivity>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Doi
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Doi

Label: DOI

Definition: Digital Object Identifier.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11157034" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Doi >
<rdf:value >10.1111/1742-7843</rdf:value>
<bf:qualifier >ISSN</bf:qualifier>
</bf:Doi>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Ean
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Ean

Label: EAN

Definition: International Article Identifier.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1110233" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Ean >
<rdf:value >780696204364</rdf:value>
<bf:note >
<bf:Note >
<rdfs:label >90000</rdfs:label>
</bf:Note>
</bf:note>
</bf:Ean>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Eidr
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Eidr

Label: EIDR

Definition: Entertainment Identifier Registry

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH78)

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,
Class: Electronic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Electronic

Label: Electronic

Definition: Resource that is intended for manipulation by a computer, accessed either directly or remotely.

SubClass Of: Instance

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Emulsion
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Emulsion

Label: Emulsion

Definition: Suspension of light-sensitive chemicals used as a coating on a microfilm or microfiche, e.g., silver halide.

Used with: emulsion

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<bf:emulsion >
<bf:Emulsion rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/slh" >
<rdfs:label >silver halide emulsion</rdfs:label>
</bf:Emulsion>
</bf:emulsion>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/.
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,
Class: EncodedBitrate
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/EncodedBitrate

Label: Encoded bitrate

Definition: Speed at which streaming audio, video, etc., is designed to play, e.g., 32 kbps.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/17161170" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:EncodedBitrate >
<rdfs:label >RDA 3.19.7 transmission speed</rdfs:label>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >materials specified</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >source</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:EncodedBitrate>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: EncodingFormat
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/EncodingFormat

Label: Encoding format

Definition: Schema, standard, etc., used to encode the digital content of a resource, e.g., MP3, XML, JPEG.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10017264" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:EncodingFormat >
<rdfs:label >CD audio</rdfs:label>
</bf:EncodingFormat>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Ensemble
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Ensemble

Label: Ensemble

Definition: Ensemble

Used with: ensemble

SubClassed As: MusicEnsemble

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH56)

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,
Class: Enumeration
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Enumeration

Label: Enumeration

Definition: Numbering or other enumeration associated with issues or items held.

SubClass Of: EnumerationAndChronology

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version:
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Class: EnumerationAndChronology
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/EnumerationAndChronology

Label: Enumeration and chronology

Definition: Numbering or other enumeration and dates associated with issues or items held.

Used with: enumerationAndChronology

SubClassed As: Enumeration
Chronology

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Event
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Event

Label: Event entity

Definition: Something that happens at a certain time and location, such as a performance, speech, or athletic event.

Used with: eventContentOf

Properties include: eventContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Broaden definition (GH12)

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,
Class: Extent
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Extent

Label: Extent

Definition: Number and type of units and/or subunits making up a resource.

Used with: extent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10" >
<bf:extent >
<bf:Extent >
<rdfs:label >24 p.</rdfs:label>
</bf:Extent>
</bf:extent>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Family
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Family

Label: Family

Definition: Two or more persons related by birth, marriage, adoption, civil union, or similar legal status, or who otherwise present themselves as a family.

SubClass Of: Agent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: FileSize
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/FileSize

Label: File size

Definition: Number of bytes in a digital file, e.g., 162 KB.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/17161170" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:FileSize >
<rdfs:label >RDA 3.19.4 File size</rdfs:label>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >materials specified</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >source</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:FileSize>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: FileType
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/FileType

Label: File type

Definition: General type of data content encoded in a computer file, e.g., text file, audio file.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10017264" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:FileType rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mfiletype/audio" >
<rdfs:label >audio file</rdfs:label>
</bf:FileType>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mfiletype/.
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Class: Fingerprint
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Fingerprint

Label: Fingerprint identifier

Definition: Identifier that is used to assist in the identification of antiquarian books by recording information comprising groups of characters taken from specified positions on specified pages of the book.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/18117827" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Fingerprint >
<rdf:value >e,i, i-cu isi- sube (C) 1515 (R)</rdf:value>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/fingerprintschemes/fei" >
<rdfs:label >Fingerprints Empreintes Impronte</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Fingerprint>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: FontSize
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/FontSize

Label: Font size

Definition: Size of the type used to represent the characters and symbols in a resource.

Used with: fontSize

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1003633" >
<bf:fontSize >
<bf:FontSize rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mfont/lp" >
<rdfs:label >large print</rdfs:label>
</bf:FontSize>
</bf:fontSize>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mfont/.
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Class: Frequency
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Frequency

Label: Frequency

Definition: Information about intervals at which the parts of a serially produced resource or the updates to an integrating resource are issued.

Used with: frequency

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10000019" >
<bf:frequency >
<bf:Frequency >
<rdfs:label >Series entry</rdfs:label>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/current" >
<rdfs:label >current</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:Frequency>
</bf:frequency>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/frequencies/.
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Class: Generation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Generation

Label: Generation

Definition: Relationship between an original carrier and the carrier of a reproduction made from the original.

Used with: generation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<bf:generation >
<bf:Generation rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mgeneration/servcopy" >
<rdfs:label >service copy</rdfs:label>
</bf:Generation>
</bf:generation>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mgeneration/.
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Class: GenerationProcess
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/GenerationProcess

Label: Generation process

Definition: Indication of the program or process used to generate the description by application of a particular transformation.

Used with: generationProcess

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-24: fixed class name
2022-10-03: removed subClassOf (GH90)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:55:57.412928-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: GenreForm
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/GenreForm

Label: Genre/form

Definition: Form category or genre to which a resource belongs.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Broaden definition (GH17)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work >
<bf:genreForm >
<bf:genreForm >
<bf:GenreForm rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/gf2011026742" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >World atlases</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >155 $aWorld atlases</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:GenreForm>
</bf:genreForm>
</bf:genreForm>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/authorities/genreForms/.
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Class: GeographicCoverage
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/GeographicCoverage

Label: Geographic coverage

Definition: Geographic coverage of the content of the resource.

Used with: geographicCoverage

Change Notes: 2017-02-06: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10017023" >
<bf:geographicCoverage >
<bf:GeographicCoverage rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/geographicAreas/n-us" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >United States</rdfs:label>
</bf:GeographicCoverage>
</bf:geographicCoverage>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/geographicAreas/.
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Class: GrooveCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/GrooveCharacteristic

Label: Groove characteristic

Definition: Groove width of an analog disc or the groove pitch of an analog cylinder, e.g., coarse groove, microgroove

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-26: fixed typo in definition
2017-02-03: Fixed name of property

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001668" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:GrooveCharacteristic rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mgroove/coarse" >
<rdfs:label >Coarse groove</rdfs:label>
</bf:GrooveCharacteristic>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mgroove/.
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Class: Gtin14Number
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Gtin14Number

Label: Global Trade Item Number 14

Definition: 14 digit number assigned to identify trade items as various packaging levels. GTIN-14 encompasses EAN/UCC-128 and ITF-14.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2017-02-03: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/12075571" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Gtin14Number >
<rdf:value >0031452813626</rdf:value>
</bf:Gtin14Number>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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Class: Hdl
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Hdl

Label: Handle

Definition: Unique and persistent identifier for digital objects developed by the Corporation for National Research Initiatives.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Hub
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Hub

Label: Hub

Definition: An abstract resource that functions as a bridge between two Works.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH75)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/15474930" >
<bflc:relationship >
<bflc:Relationship >
<bf:relatedTo >
<bf:relatedTo >
<bf:Hub >
<bflc:aap >Filosofia e scienza nell'età moderna. 1. Studi</bflc:aap>
<bflc:aap-normalized >filosofiaescienzanell'etàmoderna1studi</bflc:aap-normalized>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Series" />
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Filosofia e scienza nell'età moderna</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:partNumber >1</bf:partNumber>
<bf:partName >Studi</bf:partName>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<bflc:marcKey >440 0$aFilosofia e scienza nell'età moderna.$n1,$pStudi ;$v68</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Hub>
</bf:relatedTo>
</bf:relatedTo>
</bflc:Relationship>
</bflc:relationship>
</bf:Work>
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Class: Identifier
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Identifier

Label: Identifier

Definition: Token or name that is associated with a resource, such as a URI or an ISBN.

Editorial Note: Any entry from the Standard Identifiers vocabulary at ID may be used; all have been defined as a bf:Identifier

Used with: identifiedBy

Properties include: identifies

SubClassed As: ShelfMark
AccessionNumber
Ansi
AudioIssueNumber
AudioTake
Barcode
Coden
CopyrightNumber
DissertationIdentifier
Doi
Ean
Eidr
Fingerprint
Gtin14Number
Hdl
Isan
Isbn
Ismn
Isni
Iso
Isrc
Issn
IssnL
Istc
Iswc
LcOverseasAcq
Lccn
Local
MatrixNumber
MusicDistributorNumber
MusicPlate
MusicPublisherNumber
Nbn
PostalRegistration
PublisherNumber
ReportNumber
Sici
StockNumber
Strn
StudyNumber
Upc
Urn
VideoRecordingNumber

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added editorial note (GH44)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
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,
Class: Illustration
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Illustration

Label: Illustrative content

Definition: Information about content intended to illustrate a resource.

Used with: illustrativeContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/100" >
<bf:illustrativeContent >
<bf:Illustration rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/millus/ill" >
<rdfs:label >Illustrations</rdfs:label>
</bf:Illustration>
</bf:illustrativeContent>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/m.
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Class: ImmediateAcquisition
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ImmediateAcquisition

Label: Immediate acquisition

Definition: Information about the circumstances, e.g., source, date, method, under which the resource was directly acquired.

Used with: immediateAcquisition

Change Notes: 2017-02-06: New

example rdf version: 2.4.0
<bf:Item rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/items/10045851" >
<bf:immediateAcquisition >
<bf:ImmediateAcquisition >
<rdfs:label >September 18, 1940</rdfs:label>
</bf:ImmediateAcquisition>
</bf:immediateAcquisition>
</bf:Item>
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Class: Instance
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Instance

Label: Instance

Definition: Resource reflecting an individual, material embodiment of a Work.

Used with: hasInstance
itemOf
hasReproduction
reproductionOf

Properties include: carrier
provisionActivity
baseMaterialOf
appliedMaterialOf
emulsion
mount
productionMethod
generation
layout
bookFormat
fontSize
polarity
reductionRatio
soundCharacteristic
projectionCharacteristic
videoCharacteristic
digitalCharacteristic
systemRequirement
binding
instanceOf
hasItem
hasReproduction
reproductionOf

SubClassed As: Print
Archival
Tactile
Electronic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work >
<bf:hasInstance >
<bf:hasInstance >
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/21984730" >
<rdfs:label >An Easter proclamation</rdfs:label>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<rdfs:label >An Easter proclamation</rdfs:label>
<bf:mainTitle >An Easter proclamation</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<bf:provisionActivityStatement >[Milwaukee, Wisconsin] : Shawnee Press, [2018]</bf:provisionActivityStatement>
</bf:Instance>
</bf:hasInstance>
</bf:hasInstance>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Integrating
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Integrating

Label: Integrating resource

Definition: Resource that is added to or changed by updates that do not remain discrete but are integrated into the whole.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/17924975" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no2013006860" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Rossman, Vladimir R.</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aRossman, Vladimir R.</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Commercial contracts</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Integrating" />
</bf:Work>
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Class: IntendedAudience
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/IntendedAudience

Label: Intended audience information

Definition: Information that identifies the specific intended or target audience or intellectual level for which the content described is considered appropriate. Also used to record interest and motivation levels and special learner characteristics.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000179" >
<bf:intendedAudience >
<bf:IntendedAudience rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/maudience/juv" >
<rdfs:label >Juvenile</rdfs:label>
</bf:IntendedAudience>
</bf:intendedAudience>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/maudience/.
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Class: Isan
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Isan

Label: ISAN

Definition: International Standard Audiovisual Number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/17332794" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Isan >
<rdf:value >0000000237330000U00000000L</rdf:value>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/cancinv" >
<rdfs:label >canceled or invalid</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:Isan>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Isbn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Isbn

Label: ISBN

Definition: International Standard Book Number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000002" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Isbn >
<rdf:value >8870780554</rdf:value>
</bf:Isbn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Ismn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Ismn

Label: ISMN

Definition: International Standard Music Number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1169142" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Ismn >
<rdf:value >M-700064-71-6</rdf:value>
</bf:Ismn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Isni
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Isni

Label: ISNI

Definition: International Standard Name Identifier, a unique, persistent reference number for the identities of contributors to creative works.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2017-02-03: New

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Class: Iso
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Iso

Label: ISO number

Definition: International Organization for Standardization standard number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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Class: Isrc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Isrc

Label: ISRC

Definition: International Standard Recording Code.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11135770" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Isrc >
<rdf:value >ocm01714479</rdf:value>
</bf:Isrc>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Issn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Issn

Label: ISSN

Definition: International Standard Serial Number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<bflc:indexedIn >
<bf:Work >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Issn >
<rdf:value >510x</rdf:value>
</bf:Issn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Work>
</bflc:indexedIn>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: IssnL
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/IssnL

Label: ISSN-L

Definition: International Standard Serial Number that links together various media versions of a continuing resource.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10004588" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:IssnL >
<rdf:value >0885-6079</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Agent >
<bf:code >1</bf:code>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:IssnL>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Issuance
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Issuance

Label: Mode of issuance

Definition: Information about whether a resource is issued in one or more parts, the way it is updated, and its intended termination.

Used with: issuance

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/7834873" >
<bf:issuance >
<bf:Issuance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/issuance/mono" >
<rdfs:label >single unit</rdfs:label>
</bf:Issuance>
</bf:issuance>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/issuance/.
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Class: Istc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Istc

Label: ISTC

Definition: International Standard Text Code, a numbering system developed to enable the unique identification of textual works.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/18228408" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Istc >
<rdf:value >A0220130000060F7</rdf:value>
</bf:Istc>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Iswc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Iswc

Label: ISWC

Definition: International Standard Musical Work Code, a unique, persistent reference number for the identification of musical works.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/21047486" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Iswc >
<rdf:value >T7036061766</rdf:value>
</bf:Iswc>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Item
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Item

Label: Item

Definition: Single example of an Instance.

Used with: hasItem

Properties include: enumerationAndChronology
heldBy
sublocation
shelfMark
immediateAcquisition
itemOf

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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Class: Jurisdiction
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Jurisdiction

Label: Jurisdiction

Definition: Legal or political unit administering a geographic area.

SubClass Of: Agent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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Class: KeyTitle
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/KeyTitle

Label: Key title

Definition: Unique title for a continuing resource that is assigned by the ISSN International Center in conjunction with an ISSN.

SubClass Of: VariantTitle

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10004588" >
<bf:title >
<bf:KeyTitle >
<bf:mainTitle >Atenea</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:qualifier >(Mayagüez, P.R.)</bf:qualifier>
</bf:KeyTitle>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Kit
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Kit

Label: Kit

Definition: Resource that contains a mixture of various components issued as a unit and intended primarily for instructional purposes.

SubClass Of: MixedMaterial

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

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Class: Language
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Language

Label: Language entity

Definition: Language entity.

Used with: descriptionLanguage

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/21984730" >
<bf:language >
<bf:Language rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/eng" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >English</rdfs:label>
</bf:Language>
</bf:language>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/.
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Class: Layout
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Layout

Label: Layout

Definition: Arrangement of text, images, tactile notation, etc., in a resource.

Used with: layout

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/17161170" >
<bf:layout >
<bf:Layout >
<rdfs:label >RDA 3.11 layout</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >source</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Layout>
</bf:layout>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Lccn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Lccn

Label: LCCN

Definition: Library of Congress Control Number that identifies a resource description.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Lccn >
<rdf:value >02003395</rdf:value>
</bf:Lccn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: LcOverseasAcq
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/LcOverseasAcq

Label: LC acquisition program

Definition: Identification number assigned by the Library of Congress to works acquired through one of its collaborative overseas acquisition programs.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1002454" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:LcOverseasAcq >
<rdf:value >I E 52425</rdf:value>
</bf:LcOverseasAcq>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Local
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Local

Label: Local identifier

Definition: Identifier established locally and not a standard number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >7834873</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Manufacture
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Manufacture

Label: Manufacturer

Definition: Information relating to manufacture of a resource.

SubClass Of: ProvisionActivity

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.4.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/22450560" >
<bf:provisionActivity >
<bf:Manufacture >
<bflc:simplePlace >Islamabad</bflc:simplePlace>
<bflc:simpleAgent >SS Enterprises</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleDate >2020</bflc:simpleDate>
</bf:Manufacture>
</bf:provisionActivity>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Manuscript
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Manuscript

Label: Manuscript

Definition: Resource which is written in handwriting or typescript. These are generally unique resources.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2022-10-03: changed subClassOf (GH92)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/15089578" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n2007050724" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Profeit, R. A. (Robert Alexander), 1868-</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aProfeit, R. A.$q(Robert Alexander),$d1868-</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Under Lochnagar manuscript</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Manuscript" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Material
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Material

Label: Material

Definition: Substance or composition of the resource.

SubClassed As: BaseMaterial
AppliedMaterial

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH28)

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,
Class: MatrixNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MatrixNumber

Label: Audio matrix number

Definition: Matrix identifier assigned to the master from which a specific sound recording was pressed.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Revised definition

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10303728" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:MatrixNumber >
<rdf:value >Vega 137</rdf:value>
</bf:MatrixNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Media
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Media

Label: Media type

Definition: Categorization reflecting the general type of intermediation device required to view, play, run, etc., the content of a resource.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10" >
<bf:media >
<bf:Media rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mediaTypes/n" >
<rdfs:label >unmediated</rdfs:label>
</bf:Media>
</bf:media>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mediaTypes/.
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,
Class: Meeting
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Meeting

Label: Meeting

Definition: Gathering of individuals or representatives of various bodies for the purpose of discussing and/or acting on topics of common interest.

SubClass Of: Agent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11497385" >
<bf:subject >
<bf:Meeting >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/Uncontrolled" />
<rdfs:label >08MEC</rdfs:label>
<bflc:aap-normalized >08mec</bflc:aap-normalized>
</bf:Meeting>
</bf:subject>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MixedMaterial
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MixedMaterial

Label: Mixed material

Definition: Resource comprised of multiple types which is not driven by software. For instance, an archival collection of text, photographs and sound recordings.

SubClass Of: Work

SubClassed As: Kit

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2022-10-03: revised definition (GH92)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11529904" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n86053007" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Yang Sam, 1945-</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >10000$aYang Sam,$d1945-</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Changes in Khmer Buddhism from 1954 to 1984</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MixedMaterial" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Modification
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Modification

Label: Modification

Definition: Information relating to modification of a resource.

SubClass Of: ProvisionActivity

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH69)

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,
Class: Monograph
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Monograph

Label: Monograph

Definition: Resource that is issued as a single physical unit or intangible single logical unit.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/21984730" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n79021280" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aVivaldi, Antonio,$d1678-1741</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >An Easter proclamation</bf:mainTitle>
<bflc:nonSortNum >2</bflc:nonSortNum>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Monograph" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Mount
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Mount

Label: Mount

Definition: Physical material or object used for the support or backing to which the base material of a resource has been attached.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Amended definition (GH29)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11509239" >
<bf:mount >
<bf:Mount rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/pap" >
<rdfs:label >paper</rdfs:label>
</bf:Mount>
</bf:mount>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/.
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,
Class: MovementNotation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MovementNotation

Label: Movement notation

Definition: Information on the symbol system used to convey the content of a movement resource.

SubClass Of: Notation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Modified label (GH67)

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,
Class: MovingImage
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MovingImage

Label: Moving image

Definition: Images intended to be perceived as moving, including motion pictures (using liveaction and/or animation), video recordings of performances, events,etc.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-26: fixed typo in definition

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11557433" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >'Round midnight</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MovingImage" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Multimedia
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Multimedia

Label: Software or multimedia

Definition: Electronic resource which is a computer program or consists of multiple media types that are software driven, such as videogames.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2022-10-03: revised definition (GH92)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11926400" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >[Funk & Wagnall's new encyclopedia]</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Multimedia" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MusicAudio
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicAudio

Label: Music audio

Definition: Music resource expressed in an audible form.

SubClass Of: Audio

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/12059071" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n50000561" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aSchubert, Franz,$d1797-1828</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >String quintet in C major, D. 956</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicAudio" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MusicDistributorNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicDistributorNumber

Label: Music distributor number

Definition: Identifier appearing on a resource assigned by a distributor to a specific audio recording, notated music publication, music-related publication, or videorecording.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2017-02-07: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11971532" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:MusicDistributorNumber >
<rdf:value >085-102482</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Agent >
<rdfs:label >Dominion Records</rdfs:label>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:qualifier >Ger SPV</bf:qualifier>
</bf:MusicDistributorNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: MusicEnsemble
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicEnsemble

Label: Music ensemble

Definition: Ensemble for which a musical work is appropriate.

SubClass Of: Ensemble

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Changed subclass to Ensemble (GH56)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10297330" >
<bf:ensemble >
<bf:MusicEnsemble >
<bf:ensembleType >instrumental</bf:ensembleType>
<rdfs:label >orchestra</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/musiccodeschemes/marcmusperf" >
<rdfs:label >MARC instruments and voices codes list</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:MusicEnsemble>
</bf:ensemble>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MusicFormat
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicFormat

Label: Notated music format

Definition: Layout for content of a resource that is presented in the form of musical notation.

Used with: musicFormat

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work >
<bf:musicFormat >
<bf:musicFormat >
<bf:MusicFormat rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmusicformat/score" >
<rdfs:label >score</rdfs:label>
</bf:MusicFormat>
</bf:musicFormat>
</bf:musicFormat>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmusicformat/.
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,
Class: MusicInstrument
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicInstrument

Label: Musical instrument

Definition: Instrument for which a musical work is appropriate.

Used with: instrument

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10023508" >
<bf:instrument >
<bf:MusicInstrument >
<bf:instrumentalType >keyboard</bf:instrumentalType>
<rdfs:label >organ</rdfs:label>
<bf:count >1</bf:count>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/musiccodeschemes/marcmusperf" >
<rdfs:label >MARC instruments and voices codes list</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:MusicInstrument>
</bf:instrument>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MusicMedium
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicMedium

Label: Music medium information

Definition: Summary statement of the medium for a musical work.

Used with: musicMedium

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10001805" >
<bf:expressionOf >
<bf:Hub >
<bf:musicMedium >
<bf:musicMedium >
<bf:MusicMedium >
<rdfs:label >clarinet, violins (2), viola, cello</rdfs:label>
</bf:MusicMedium>
</bf:musicMedium>
</bf:musicMedium>
</bf:Hub>
</bf:expressionOf>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MusicNotation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicNotation

Label: Music notation

Definition: Information on the symbol system used to convey the content of a music resource.

SubClass Of: Notation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Modified label (GH67)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10030431" >
<bf:notation >
<bf:MusicNotation >
<rdfs:label >staff notation</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdafmn</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:MusicNotation>
</bf:notation>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: MusicPlate
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicPlate

Label: Music plate number

Definition: Identifiers assigned by a music publisher or printer to the printing plates for the notated portion of a notated music publication, or an identifier that emulates the printing plate tradition in contemporary publications.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Revised definition

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10002030" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:MusicPlate >
<rdf:value >D.15.964</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Agent >
<rdfs:label >Verlag Doblinger</rdfs:label>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:MusicPlate>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: MusicPublisherNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicPublisherNumber

Label: Music publisher number

Definition: Identifier assigned to a notated music publication other than an issue, matrix, or plate number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Revised definition

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10023466" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:MusicPublisherNumber >
<rdf:value >7.541</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no2009073458" >
<rdfs:label >Interagency Planning Group on Environmental Funds</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1102 $aInteragency Planning Group on Environmental Funds</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:MusicPublisherNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: MusicVoice
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/MusicVoice

Label: Music voice

Definition: Voice for which a musical work is appropriate.

Used with: voice

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10032666" >
<bf:voice >
<bf:MusicVoice >
<bf:voiceType >voice</bf:voiceType>
<bf:count >1</bf:count>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/musiccodeschemes/marcmusperf" >
<rdfs:label >MARC instruments and voices codes list</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:MusicVoice>
</bf:voice>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Nbn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Nbn

Label: NBN

Definition: National Bibliography Number that identifies a resource description.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001419" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Nbn >
<rdf:value >USSR***</rdf:value>
</bf:Nbn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: NonMusicAudio
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/NonMusicAudio

Label: Non-music audio

Definition: Resource expressed in an audible form, including spoken word and other non-musical sounds.

SubClass Of: Audio

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/12068080" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n50000561" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aSchubert, Franz,$d1797-1828</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/cmp" >
<rdfs:label >Composer</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >The story of Schubert in words and music</bf:mainTitle>
<bflc:nonSortNum >4</bflc:nonSortNum>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/NonMusicAudio" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: NotatedMovement
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/NotatedMovement

Label: Notated movement

Definition: Graphic, non-realized representations of movement intended to be perceived visually, e.g. dance.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: NotatedMusic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/NotatedMusic

Label: Notated music

Definition: Graphic, non-realized representations of musical works intended to be perceived visually.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/20813907" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no2011017919" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Akiho, Andy</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aAkiho, Andy</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/cmp" >
<rdfs:label >Composer</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >-intuition Expectation</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/NotatedMusic" />
</bf:Work>
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Class: Notation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Notation

Label: Notation

Definition: Information on the alphabet, script, or symbol system used to convey the content of the resource, including specialized scripts, typefaces, tactile notation, movement notation, and musical notation.

Used with: notation

SubClassed As: Script
MusicNotation
TactileNotation
MovementNotation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10004622" >
<bf:notation >
<bf:Notation >
<rdfs:label >Arabic script</rdfs:label>
</bf:Notation>
</bf:notation>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Note
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Note

Label: Note

Definition: Information, usually in textual form, on attributes of a resource or some aspect of a resource.

Editorial Note: Any entry from the Note Types vocabulary at ID may be used; all have been defined as a bf:Note

Used with: note

Properties include: noteFor

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added editorial note (GH35)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000017" >
<bf:note >
<bf:Note >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mnotetype/lang" />
<rdfs:label >In Gujarati.</rdfs:label>
</bf:Note>
</bf:note>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Object
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Object

Label: Three-dimensional object

Definition: Resource in a form intended to be perceived visually in three-dimensions. Includes man-made objects such as models, sculptures, clothing, and toys, as well as naturally occurring objects such as specimens mounted for viewing.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/17183563" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >[Antique Balinese brass bracelet]</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Object" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ObjectCount
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ObjectCount

Label: Digital cartographic object count

Definition: Number of objects in encoded geospatial information in a cartographic resource.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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Class: Organization
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Organization

Label: Organization

Definition: Corporation or group of persons and/or organizations that acts, or may act, as a unit.

SubClass Of: Agent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.3.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10783825" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<bf:assigner >
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/.
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,
Class: ParallelTitle
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ParallelTitle

Label: Parallel title proper

Definition: Title in another language and/or script.

SubClass Of: VariantTitle

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work >
<bf:title >
<bf:title >
<bf:ParallelTitle >
<bf:mainTitle >Abbildungen verschiedener Fische, Schlangen, Insecten, eineger andern Thiere, und Planfzen</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:ParallelTitle>
</bf:title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Person
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person

Label: Person

Definition: Individual or identity established by an individual (either alone or in collaboration with one or more other individuals).

SubClass Of: Person Offsite link
Agent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11162705" >
<bf:subject >
<bf:Person >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/Uncontrolled" />
<rdfs:label >Droste-Hülshoff, Annette von / Periodika</rdfs:label>
<bflc:aap-normalized >drostehülshoffannettevon/periodika</bflc:aap-normalized>
</bf:Person>
</bf:subject>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Place
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Place

Label: Place

Definition: Geographic location.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/21044074" >
<bf:provisionActivity >
<bf:ProvisionActivity >
<bf:place >
<bf:place >
<bf:Place rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ck" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >Colombia</rdfs:label>
</bf:Place>
</bf:place>
</bf:place>
</bf:ProvisionActivity>
</bf:provisionActivity>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/.
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Class: PlaybackChannels
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PlaybackChannels

Label: Configuration of playback channels

Definition: Configuration/number of sound channels used to make a recording, such as one channel for a monophonic recording, e.g., mono, stereo, quadraphonic, surround.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001668" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:PlaybackChannels rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mplayback/mon" >
<rdfs:label >mono</rdfs:label>
</bf:PlaybackChannels>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mplayback/.
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,
Class: PlaybackCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PlaybackCharacteristic

Label: Special playback characteristics

Definition: Equalization system, noise reduction system, etc., used in making an audio recording, e.g., CCIR standard, CX encoded, Dolby.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10422802" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:PlaybackCharacteristic rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mspecplayback/dolbyb" >
<rdfs:label >Dolby-B encoded</rdfs:label>
</bf:PlaybackCharacteristic>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mspecplayback/.
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,
Class: PlayingSpeed
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PlayingSpeed

Label: Playing speed

Definition: Speed at which an audio carrier must be operated to produce the sound intended, e.g., 78 rpm, 19 cm/s.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001668" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:PlayingSpeed rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mplayspeed/l" >
<rdfs:label >1 7/8 ips</rdfs:label>
</bf:PlayingSpeed>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id..
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,
Class: Polarity
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Polarity

Label: Polarity

Definition: Relationship of the colors and tones in an image to the colors and tones of the object reproduced.

Used with: polarity

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<bf:polarity >
<bf:Polarity rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mpolarity/pos" >
<rdfs:label >positive</rdfs:label>
</bf:Polarity>
</bf:polarity>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mpolarity/.
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Class: PostalRegistration
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PostalRegistration

Label: Postal registration number

Definition: Number assigned to a publication for which the specified postal service permits the use of a special mailing class privilege.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10124443" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:PostalRegistration >
<rdf:value >018620</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n89658260" >
<rdfs:label >United States Power Squadrons</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >11020$aUnited States Power Squadrons</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:PostalRegistration>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: PresentationFormat
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PresentationFormat

Label: Presentation format

Definition: Format used in the production of a projected image, e.g., Cinerama, IMAX.

SubClass Of: ProjectionCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
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,
Class: Print
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Print

Label: Printed

Definition: Resource that is printed.

SubClass Of: Instance

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
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,
Class: Production
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Production

Label: Producer

Definition: Information relating to production of a resource.

SubClass Of: ProvisionActivity

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version:
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/abd20162-78ae-4997-9a78-1d57d695bae8" >
<bf:provisionActivity >
<bf:Production >
<bf:date >1845</bf:date>
<bf:place >
<bf:Place rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/fr" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >France</rdfs:label>
</bf:Place>
</bf:place>
<bflc:simplePlace >[Avignon, France?]</bflc:simplePlace>
<bflc:simpleAgent >[Agricol Foul]</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleDate >[1845]</bflc:simpleDate>
</bf:Production>
</bf:provisionActivity>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: ProductionMethod
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ProductionMethod

Label: Production method

Definition: Process used to produce a resource

Used with: productionMethod

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/112044" >
<bf:productionMethod >
<bf:ProductionMethod rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mproduction/photocopy" >
<rdfs:label >photocopying</rdfs:label>
</bf:ProductionMethod>
</bf:productionMethod>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mproduction/.
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Class: Projection
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Projection

Label: Projection

Definition: Method or system used to represent the surface of the earth or of a celestial sphere on a plane.

Used with: projection

Change Notes: 2017-02-03: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11754607" >
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:projection >
<bf:projection >
<bf:Projection >
<rdfs:label >Universal Transverse Mercator projection adopting the MGA (Map Grid of Australia)</rdfs:label>
</bf:Projection>
</bf:projection>
</bf:projection>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ProjectionCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ProjectionCharacteristic

Label: Projection characteristic

Definition: Technical specification relating to the projection of a motion picture film.

Used with: projectionCharacteristic

SubClassed As: PresentationFormat
ProjectionSpeed

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: ProjectionSpeed
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ProjectionSpeed

Label: Projection speed

Definition: Speed at which a projected carrier must be operated to produce the moving image intended, e.g., 20 fps.

SubClass Of: ProjectionCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11509239" >
<bf:projectionCharacteristic >
<bf:ProjectionSpeed >
<rdfs:label >345b</rdfs:label>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >3453</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >3452</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:ProjectionSpeed>
</bf:projectionCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: ProvisionActivity
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ProvisionActivity

Label: Provider entity

Definition: Information about the agent or place relating to the publication, printing, distribution, issue, release, or production of a resource.

Used with: provisionActivity

SubClassed As: Distribution
Manufacture
Publication
Production
Modification

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10" >
<bf:provisionActivity >
<bf:ProvisionActivity >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Publication" />
<bf:date rdf:datatype="http://id.loc.gov/datatypes/edtf" >1862</bf:date>
<bf:place >
<bf:Place rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >New York (State)</rdfs:label>
</bf:Place>
</bf:place>
<bflc:simplePlace >New York</bflc:simplePlace>
<bflc:simpleAgent >Charles T. Evans</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleDate >1862</bflc:simpleDate>
</bf:ProvisionActivity>
</bf:provisionActivity>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: PubFrequency
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PubFrequency

Label: Publication Frequency

Definition: Information about the publication frequency of a resource.

Used with: pubFrequency

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH76)

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,
Class: Publication
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Publication

Label: Publisher

Definition: Information relating to publication of a resource.

SubClass Of: ProvisionActivity

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.2.1
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/21785086" >
<bf:provisionActivity >
<bf:Publication >
<bf:date rdf:datatype="http://id.loc.gov/datatypes/edtf" >2020</bf:date>
<bf:place >
<bf:Place rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/is" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >Israel</rdfs:label>
</bf:Place>
</bf:place>
<bflc:simplePlace >Rishon le-Tsiyon</bflc:simplePlace>
<bflc:simplePlace xml:lang="he-hebr" >ראשון לציון</bflc:simplePlace>
<bflc:simpleAgent >Yediʻot aḥaronot</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleAgent xml:lang="he-hebr" >ידיעות אחרונות</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleAgent >Mekhon kitve ha-rav Shagar</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleAgent xml:lang="he-hebr" >מכון כתבי הרב שגר</bflc:simpleAgent>
<bflc:simpleDate >2020</bflc:simpleDate>
<bflc:simpleDate xml:lang="he-hebr" >2020</bflc:simpleDate>
</bf:Publication>
</bf:provisionActivity>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: PublisherNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PublisherNumber

Label: Publisher number

Definition: Number assigned by a publisher that is not one of the specific defined types.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10018951" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:PublisherNumber >
<rdf:value >1877.</rdf:value>
</bf:PublisherNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: RecordingMedium
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/RecordingMedium

Label: Recording medium

Definition: Type of medium used to record sound on an audio carrier, e.g., magnetic, optical.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10253423" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:RecordingMedium rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mrecmedium/mag" >
<rdfs:label >magnetic</rdfs:label>
</bf:RecordingMedium>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mrecmedium/.
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,
Class: RecordingMethod
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/RecordingMethod

Label: Type of recording

Definition: Method used to encode audio content for playback, e.g., analog, digital.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10017264" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:RecordingMethod rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mrectype/analog" >
<rdfs:label >analog</rdfs:label>
</bf:RecordingMethod>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mrectype/.
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Class: ReductionRatio
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ReductionRatio

Label: Reduction ratio

Definition: Size of a micro-image in relation to the original from which it was produced.

Used with: reductionRatio

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<bf:reductionRatio >
<bf:ReductionRatio rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mreductionratio/low" >
<rdfs:label >low reduction</rdfs:label>
</bf:ReductionRatio>
</bf:reductionRatio>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mreductionratio/.
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,
Class: RegionalEncoding
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/RegionalEncoding

Label: Regional encoding

Definition: Identification of the region of the world for which a videodisc has been encoded, e.g., region 4.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
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,
Class: ReportNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ReportNumber

Label: Technical report number

Definition: Identification number of a technical report that is not a Standard Technical Report Number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/100501" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:ReportNumber >
<rdf:value >GAO/NSIAD-96-64</rdf:value>
</bf:ReportNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Resolution
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Resolution

Label: Resolution

Definition: Clarity or fineness of detail in a digital image, expressed by the measurement of the image in pixels, etc., e.g., 3.1 megapixels.

SubClass Of: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/17161170" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:Resolution >
<rdfs:label >RDA 3.19.5 resolution</rdfs:label>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >materials specified</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >source</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Resolution>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: RetentionPolicy
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/RetentionPolicy

Label: Retention policy

Definition: Policy of holding institution for retaining resource.

SubClass Of: UsageAndAccessPolicy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Review
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Review

Label: Review

Definition: Review of a resource.

Used with: review

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Role
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Role

Label: Role

Definition: Function played or provided by a contributor, e.g., author, illustrator, etc.

Used with: role

Change Notes: 2017-02-03: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<bf:role >
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/.
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,
Class: Scale
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Scale

Label: Scale

Definition: Ratio of the dimensions of a form contained or embodied in a resource to the dimensions of the entity it represents, e.g., for images or cartographic resources.

Used with: scale

Change Notes: 2017-02-03: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10015832" >
<bf:scale >
<bf:Scale >
<rdfs:label >linear scale</rdfs:label>
</bf:Scale>
</bf:scale>
</bf:Work>
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Class: Script
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Script

Label: Script

Definition: Information on the script, or symbol system used to convey the content of a text resource.

SubClass Of: Notation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Modified label (GH67)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000816" >
<bf:notation >
<bf:Script rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mscript/b" >
<rdfs:label >Extended Latin</rdfs:label>
</bf:Script>
</bf:notation>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mscript/.
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,
Class: Serial
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Serial

Label: Serial

Definition: Resource that is issued in successive parts, usually numbered, that has no predetermined conclusion.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/22543863" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/no2011071193" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Organization" />
<rdfs:label >Han'guk Ŏllon Chinhŭng Chaedan</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1102 $aHan'guk Ŏllon Chinhŭng Chaedan</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/isb" >
<rdfs:label >Issuing body</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >... 10-tae ch'ŏngsonyŏn midiŏ iyong chosa</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:mainTitle xml:lang="ko-hang" >... 10대 청소년 미디어 이용 조사</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Serial" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Series
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Series

Label: Series

Definition: Resource with a collective title that applies to a group of separate resources, each of which also has its own title.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/23227106" >
<bflc:relationship >
<bflc:Relationship >
<bf:relatedTo >
<bf:relatedTo >
<bf:Series >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/Uncontrolled" />
<bf:status >
<madsrdf:Authority rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/t" >
<rdfs:label >transcribed</rdfs:label>
</madsrdf:Authority>
</bf:status>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle/>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Series>
</bf:relatedTo>
</bf:relatedTo>
</bflc:Relationship>
</bflc:relationship>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: ShelfMark
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ShelfMark

Label: Shelf location

Definition: Piece/item identifier, such as a call or other type of number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Used with: shelfMark

SubClassed As: ShelfMarkDdc
ShelfMarkLcc
ShelfMarkUdc
ShelfMarkNlm

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version:
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,
Class: ShelfMarkDdc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ShelfMarkDdc

Label: DDC call number

Definition: Shelf mark based on Dewey Decimal Classification.

SubClass Of: ShelfMark

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: ShelfMarkLcc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ShelfMarkLcc

Label: LCC call number

Definition: Shelf mark based on Library of Congress Classification.

SubClass Of: ShelfMark

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: ShelfMarkNlm
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ShelfMarkNlm

Label: NLM call number

Definition: Shelf mark based on National Library of Medicine Classification.

SubClass Of: ShelfMark

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: ShelfMarkUdc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ShelfMarkUdc

Label: UDC call number

Definition: Shelf mark based on Universal Decimal Classification.

SubClass Of: ShelfMark

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Sici
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Sici

Label: SICI

Definition: Serial Item and Contribution Identifier.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11314656" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Sici >
<rdf:value >00928101</rdf:value>
</bf:Sici>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: SoundCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/SoundCharacteristic

Label: Sound characteristic

Definition: Technical specification relating to the encoding of sound in a resource.

Used with: soundCharacteristic

SubClassed As: RecordingMethod
RecordingMedium
PlayingSpeed
GrooveCharacteristic
TrackConfig
TapeConfig
PlaybackChannels
PlaybackCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: SoundContent
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/SoundContent

Label: Sound content

Definition: Indication of whether the production of sound is an integral part of the resource.

Used with: soundContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Instance >
<bf:soundContent >
<bf:soundContent >
<bf:SoundContent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/msoundcontent/silent" >
<rdfs:label >silent</rdfs:label>
</bf:SoundContent>
</bf:soundContent>
</bf:soundContent>
</bf:Instance>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/msoundcontent/.
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,
Class: Source
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Source

Label: Source

Definition: Resource from which value or label came or was derived.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/authorities/.
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,
Class: Status
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Status

Label: Status

Definition: Designation of the validity or position of something, e.g., whether something is incorrect or available.

Used with: status

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/5229" >
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationLcc >
<bf:status >
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationLcc>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/.
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,
Class: StillImage
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/StillImage

Label: Still image

Definition: Resource expressed through line, shape, shading, etc., intended to be perceived visually as a still image or images in two dimensions. Includes two-dimensional images and slides and transparencies.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/13873120" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >'Twas the night after Christmas</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/StillImage" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: StockNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/StockNumber

Label: Stock number

Definition: Identification number used for stock purposes and assigned by agencies such as distributors, publishers, or vendors.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/100501" >
<bf:acquisitionSource >
<bf:AcquisitionSource >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:StockNumber >
<rdf:value >156162</rdf:value>
</bf:StockNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:AcquisitionSource>
</bf:acquisitionSource>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Strn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Strn

Label: STRN

Definition: Standard Technical Report Number.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11135543" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Strn >
<rdf:value >02-11-003 Lords</rdf:value>
</bf:Strn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: StudyNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/StudyNumber

Label: Study number

Definition: Identification number for a computer data file.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11934917" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:StudyNumber >
<rdf:value >(OCoLC)ocm42003687</rdf:value>
</bf:StudyNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Sublocation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Sublocation

Label: Sublocation

Definition: Specific place within the holding entity where the item is located or made available.

Used with: sublocation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Summary
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Summary

Label: Summary

Definition: Description of the content of a resource, such as an abstract, summary, etc..

Used with: summary

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:summary >
<bf:Summary >
<rdfs:label >Moore, librarian of the New York Historical Society, discusses the role of African Americans in the Revolutionary War -- the wrangling over whether to allow Black troops to be armed and to fight, especially in the southern states -- and the formation of Black units from both northern and southern colonies.</rdfs:label>
</bf:Summary>
</bf:summary>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: SupplementaryContent
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/SupplementaryContent

Label: Supplementary material

Definition: Index, bibliography, appendix, etc. intended to supplement the primary content of a resource.

Used with: supplementaryContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work >
<bf:supplementaryContent >
<bf:supplementaryContent >
<bf:SupplementaryContent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/msupplcont/bibliography" >
<rdfs:label >bibliography</rdfs:label>
</bf:SupplementaryContent>
</bf:supplementaryContent>
</bf:supplementaryContent>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: SystemRequirement
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/SystemRequirement

Label: System Requirement

Definition: Equipment or system requirements beyond what is normal and obvious for the type of carrier or type of file, such as make and model of equipment or hardware, operating system, amount of memory, programming language, other necessary software, any plug-ins or peripherals required to play, view, or run the resource, etc.

Used with: systemRequirement

Change Notes: 2017-02-06: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10003676" >
<bf:systemRequirement >
<bf:SystemRequirement >
<rdfs:label >Reproduced from typescript copy.</rdfs:label>
</bf:SystemRequirement>
</bf:systemRequirement>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: TableOfContents
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/TableOfContents

Label: Table of contents

Definition: Table of contents of a resource.

Used with: tableOfContents

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF >
<bf:Work >
<bf:tableOfContents >
<bf:tableOfContents >
<bf:TableOfContents >
<rdfs:label/>
</bf:TableOfContents>
</bf:tableOfContents>
</bf:tableOfContents>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Tactile
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Tactile

Label: Tactile material

Definition: Resource that is intended to be perceived by touch.

SubClass Of: Instance

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: TactileNotation
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/TactileNotation

Label: Tactile notation

Definition: Information on the symbol system used to convey the content of a tactile resource.

SubClass Of: Notation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Modified label (GH67)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11852159" >
<bf:notation >
<bf:TactileNotation rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mtactile/brail" >
<rdfs:label >braille code</rdfs:label>
</bf:TactileNotation>
</bf:notation>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mtactile.
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,
Class: TapeConfig
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/TapeConfig

Label: Tape configuration

Definition: Number of tracks on an audiotape, e.g., 12 track.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001668" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:TapeConfig rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mtapeconfig/quarter" >
<rdfs:label >Quarter track</rdfs:label>
</bf:TapeConfig>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mtapeconfig/.
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,
Class: Temporal
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Temporal

Label: Temporal concept

Definition: Chronological period.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10001574" >
<bf:subject >
<bf:Temporal >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#Temporal" />
<rdfs:label >1905-1911</rdfs:label>
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >1905-1911</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
<bflc:aap-normalized >19051911</bflc:aap-normalized>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/subjectSchemes/fast" >
<rdfs:label >Faceted application of subject terminology</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Temporal>
</bf:subject>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Text
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Text

Label: Text

Definition: Resource intended to be perceived visually and understood through the use of language in written or spoken form.

SubClass Of: Work

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/17463188" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Tai wan wen xue nian jian. 2010</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:mainTitle xml:lang="zh-hani" >臺灣文學年鑑. 2010</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Text" />
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Title
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Title

Label: Title entity

Definition: Title information relating to a resource: work title, preferred title, instance title, transcribed title, translated title, variant form of title, etc.

Used with: title

Properties include: titleOf

SubClassed As: VariantTitle

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Definition changed

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Historical notes on the employment of Negroes in the American Army of the Revolution</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: Topic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Topic

Label: Topic

Definition: Concept or area of knowledge.

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:subject >
<bf:Topic >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#Topic" />
<rdfs:label >African-American soldiers</rdfs:label>
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >African-American soldiers</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
<madsrdf:isMemberOfMADSScheme >
<madsrdf:MADSScheme rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >Library of Congress Subject Headings</rdfs:label>
</madsrdf:MADSScheme>
</madsrdf:isMemberOfMADSScheme>
<bflc:aap-normalized >africanamericansoldiers</bflc:aap-normalized>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >Library of Congress Subject Headings</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Topic>
</bf:subject>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: TrackConfig
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/TrackConfig

Label: Track configuration

Definition: Configuration of the audio track on a sound-track film, e.g., center track, edge track.

SubClass Of: SoundCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/14646179" >
<bf:soundCharacteristic >
<bf:TrackConfig >
<rdfs:label >rdarm</rdfs:label>
</bf:TrackConfig>
</bf:soundCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Unit
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Unit

Label: Unit

Definition: Units in which a value is expressed.

Used with: unit

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: Upc
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Upc

Label: UPC

Definition: Universal Product Code.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1110233" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Upc >
<rdf:value >1400520436</rdf:value>
</bf:Upc>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Urn
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Urn

Label: URN

Definition: Uniform Resource Name.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Corrected definition (GH51)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/12107564" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Urn >
<rdf:value >urn:nbn:de:bvb:12-bsb00041099-5</rdf:value>
</bf:Urn>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: UsageAndAccessPolicy
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/UsageAndAccessPolicy

Label: Use and access conditions

Definition: General statement of allowances and restrictions on access to a resource, including retention, reproduction, access, and lending.

Used with: usageAndAccessPolicy

SubClassed As: AccessPolicy
UsePolicy
RetentionPolicy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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,
Class: UsePolicy
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/UsePolicy

Label: Use policy

Definition: Usage limitations placed on a resource with respect to reproduction, publication, exhibition, etc..

SubClass Of: UsageAndAccessPolicy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10014867" >
<bf:usageAndAccessPolicy >
<bf:UsePolicy >
<rdfs:label >This is non-restricted, fully open content that may be accessed on and off of the Library of Congress campus, with no restrictions, by an unlimited number of users.</rdfs:label>
</bf:UsePolicy>
</bf:usageAndAccessPolicy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: VariantTitle
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/VariantTitle

Label: Title variation

Definition: Title associated with the resource that is different from the Work or Instance title.

SubClass Of: Title

SubClassed As: KeyTitle
AbbreviatedTitle
ParallelTitle
CollectiveTitle

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000075" >
<bf:title >
<bf:VariantTitle >
<bf:mainTitle >An act to authorize the Hampshire and Hampden Canal Company, to construct a canal from Northampton to the north line of this Commonwealth</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:VariantTitle>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
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,
Class: VideoCharacteristic
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/VideoCharacteristic

Label: Video characteristic

Definition: Technical specification relating to the encoding of video images in a resource.

Used with: videoCharacteristic

SubClassed As: VideoFormat
BroadcastStandard

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
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,
Class: VideoFormat
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/VideoFormat

Label: Video format

Definition: Standard, etc., used to encode the analog video content of a resource, e.g., Beta, 8mm.

SubClass Of: VideoCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10253423" >
<bf:videoCharacteristic >
<bf:VideoFormat rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mvidformat/betacam" >
<rdfs:label >Betacam</rdfs:label>
</bf:VideoFormat>
</bf:videoCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mvidformat/.
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Class: VideoRecordingNumber
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/VideoRecordingNumber

Label: Video recording number

Definition: Number assigned by a publisher to a video recording.

SubClass Of: Identifier

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Corrected case in class name

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11592871" >
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:VideoRecordingNumber >
<rdf:value >1095-80</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Agent >
<rdfs:label >Magnetic Video</rdfs:label>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:VideoRecordingNumber>
</bf:identifiedBy>
</bf:Instance>
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,
Class: Work
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Work

Label: Work

Definition: Resource reflecting a conceptual essence of a cataloging resource.

Used with: instanceOf
hasExpression
expressionOf
eventContent
arrangement
arrangementOf

Properties include: content
musicMedium
instrument
ensemble
voice
hasInstance
hasExpression
expressionOf
eventContentOf
arrangement
arrangementOf

SubClassed As: Hub
Text
Cartography
Audio
NotatedMusic
NotatedMovement
Dataset
StillImage
MovingImage
Object
Multimedia
MixedMaterial
Manuscript
Collection
Arrangement
Integrating
Monograph
Serial
Series

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/5227" >
<bflc:aap >Ellis, Dorsey D. (Dorsey Daniel) Look unto the rock</bflc:aap>
<bflc:aap-normalized >ellisdorseyd(dorseydaniel)lookuntotherock</bflc:aap-normalized>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Text" />
<bf:content >
<bf:Content rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/contentTypes/txt" >
<rdfs:label >text</rdfs:label>
</bf:Content>
</bf:content>
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Monograph" />
<bf:language >
<bf:Language rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/eng" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >English</rdfs:label>
</bf:Language>
</bf:language>
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationLcc >
<bf:classificationPortion >IN PROCESS</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationLcc>
</bf:classification>
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Ellis, Dorsey D. (Dorsey Daniel)</rdfs:label>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Look unto the rock</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<dcterms:isPartOf rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works" />
<bf:hasInstance >
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/5227" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Look unto the rock</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:subtitle >a history of the Presbyterian Church, U.S., in West Virginia, 1719-1974</bf:subtitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<bflc:publicationStatement >Parsons, W. Va: McClain Print. Co.; c1982</bflc:publicationStatement>
</bf:Instance>
</bf:hasInstance>
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:31.47149-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/n" >
<rdfs:label >new</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/5" >
<rdfs:label >preliminary</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >5227</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >1987-10-25T00:00:00</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1982-06-18</bf:creationDate>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 7 $b ibc $c orignew $d 2 $e opcn $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<lclocal:d955 >=955 $a 4 3/7/83</lclocal:d955>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
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Properties

Property: absorbed      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/absorbed

Label: Absorption of

Definition: Resource that has been incorporated into another resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: precededBy

Inverse Of: absorbedBy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10060990" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:absorbed >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >Deutsche Kolonialzeitung</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Deutsche Kolonialzeitung</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:absorbed>
</bf:Work>
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Property: absorbedBy      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/absorbedBy

Label: Absorbed by

Definition: Resource that incorporates another resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: succeededBy

Inverse Of: absorbed

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10023122" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:absorbedBy >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >Shoe and leather reporter</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Shoe and leather reporter</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:absorbedBy>
</bf:Work>
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Property: accompaniedBy      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/accompaniedBy

Label: Accompanied by

Definition: Resource that accompanies the described resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item
Suggested value - Work, Instance or Item

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

SubProperties: supplement
index
findingAid

Inverse Of: accompanies

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: accompanies      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/accompanies

Label: Accompanies

Definition: Resource that adds to or is issued with the described resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item
Suggested value - Work, Instance or Item

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

SubProperties: issuedWith
supplementTo
indexOf
findingAidOf

Inverse Of: accompaniedBy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: acquisitionSource      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/acquisitionSource

Label: Source of acquisition

Definition: Information about an organization, person, etc., from which a resource may be obtained.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-06: Changed from data to object property
2017-02-06: slight change to definition
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH63)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10002730" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:acquisitionSource >
<bf:AcquisitionSource >
<bf:acquisitionTerms >Romanized</bf:acquisitionTerms>
</bf:AcquisitionSource>
</bf:acquisitionSource>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: acquisitionTerms      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/acquisitionTerms

Label: Terms of acquisition

Definition: Conditions under which the publisher, distributor, etc., will normally supply a resource, e.g., price of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000000" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:acquisitionTerms >0.35rub</bf:acquisitionTerms>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: adminMetadata      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/adminMetadata

Label: Administrative metadata

Definition: Metadata about the metadata, especially provenance information.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: AdminMetadata

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/5229" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:32.833744-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/n" >
<rdfs:label >new</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/5" >
<rdfs:label >preliminary</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >5229</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1982-08-11</bf:creationDate>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 0 $b ibc $c orignew $d 3 $e opcn $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
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Property: adminMetadataFor      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/adminMetadataFor

Label: Administrative metadata for

Definition: Relates an Administrative metadata resource to the resource it captures information about.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH59)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: agent      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/agent

Label: Associated agent

Definition: Entity associated with a resource or element of description, such as the name of the entity responsible for the content or of the publication, printing, distribution, issue, release or production of a resource.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH63)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n50004325" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Moore, George Henry, 1823-1892</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aMoore, George Henry,$d1823-1892</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/.
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Property: agentOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/agentOf

Label: Associated agent of

Definition: Property relating an agent, such as an entity responsible for the content or of the publication, printing, distribution, issue, release or production, to another resource.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH3)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: appliedMaterial      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/appliedMaterial

Label: Applied material

Definition: Physical or chemical substance applied to a base material of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item

SubProperty Of: material

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH24)
2021-06-09: Broadened domain
2021-06-09: Made subproperty of material (GH26)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/12323483" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:appliedMaterial >
<bf:AppliedMaterial >
<rdfs:label >metal</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdamat</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:AppliedMaterial>
</bf:appliedMaterial>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: appliedMaterialOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/appliedMaterialOf

Label: Appllied material of

Definition: Relates a Material resource to that which it is the applied material of.

SubProperty Of: materialOf

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH25)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: arrangement      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/arrangement

Label: Arrangement

Definition: Relates one resource to another of which it is an arrangement of the first.

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

Used with: Work

Expected Value: Work

Inverse Of: arrangementOf

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Redefined (GH77)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: arrangementOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/arrangementOf

Label: Arrangement of

Definition: Relates an arrangement to the resource of which it is an arrangement.

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

Used with: Work

Expected Value: Work

Inverse Of: arrangement

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH77)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: ascensionAndDeclination      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ascensionAndDeclination

Label: Cartographic ascension and declination

Definition: System for identifying the location of a celestial object in the sky covered by the cartographic content of a resource using the angles of right ascension and declination.

Used with: Cartographic

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/11779285" >
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:projection >
<bf:Projection >
<rdfs:label >Convex proj</rdfs:label>
</bf:Projection>
</bf:projection>
<bf:ascensionAndDeclination >RA 0 hr. to 24 hr./Decl. +90⁰ to -90⁰</bf:ascensionAndDeclination>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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Property: aspectRatio      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/aspectRatio

Label: Aspect ratio

Definition: Proportional relationship between an image's width and its height.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: AspectRatio

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/11600372" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:aspectRatio >
<bf:AspectRatio rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/maspect/nonana" >
<rdfs:label >non-anamorphic</rdfs:label>
</bf:AspectRatio>
</bf:aspectRatio>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/maspect/.
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Property: assigner      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/assigner

Label: Assigner

Definition: Entity that assigned the metadata, such as the entity that assigned a classification number, entity that assigned a name, entity that assigned an identifier.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Broaden domain (GH60)
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH63)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationLcc >
<bf:classificationPortion >IN PROCESS</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationLcc>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/.
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Property: awards      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/awards

Label: Award note

Definition: Information on awards associated with the described resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Editorial Note: See also the ARM Ontology for strategies to model this information in greater detail.

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added note (GH37)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work/>
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Property: baseMaterial      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/baseMaterial

Label: Base material

Definition: Underlying physical material of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item

SubProperty Of: material

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH24)
2021-06-09: Broadened domain
2021-06-09: Made subproperty of material (GH26)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:baseMaterial >
<bf:BaseMaterial rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/saf" >
<rdfs:label >safety base</rdfs:label>
</bf:BaseMaterial>
</bf:baseMaterial>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/.
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Property: baseMaterialOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/baseMaterialOf

Label: Base material of

Definition: Relates a Material resource to that which it is the base material of.

SubProperty Of: materialOf

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH25)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: binding      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/binding

Label: Binding method

Definition: A method used to bind a published or unpublished resource,or other binding information.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH91)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/21653694" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:binding >
<bf:Binding >
<rdfs:label >case binding</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdatb</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Binding>
</bf:binding>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: bookFormat      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/bookFormat

Label: Book format

Definition: Result of folding a printed sheet to form a gathering of leaves.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: BookFormat

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10618052" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:bookFormat >
<bf:BookFormat >
<rdfs:label >8vo</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >rdabf</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:BookFormat>
</bf:bookFormat>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: capture      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/capture

Label: Capture of content

Definition: Information about place and date associated with the capture (e.g., recording, filming) of the content of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: Capture

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10001695" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:capture >
<bf:Capture >
<bf:date rdf:datatype="http://id.loc.gov/datatypes/edtf" >1977-05-25</bf:date>
<bf:place >
<bf:Place rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/G3804.I8" >
<rdfs:label >Ithaca</rdfs:label>
<madsrdf:componentList rdf:parseType="Collection" >
<madsrdf:Collection >
<rdfs:label >Geography. Anthropology. Recreation</rdfs:label>
</madsrdf:Collection>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Maps</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >By region or country</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >America. Western Hemisphere</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >North America</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >United States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Eastern United States, 1870 and later</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Northeastern States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Northeast Atlantic States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Middle Atlantic States. Middle States</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >New York</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<lcc:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Cities, towns, and urban townships, etc., A-Z</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</lcc:ClassNumber>
<madsrdf:ClassNumber >
<madsrdf:authoritativeLabel >Ithaca</madsrdf:authoritativeLabel>
</madsrdf:ClassNumber>
</madsrdf:componentList>
</bf:Place>
</bf:place>
</bf:Capture>
</bf:capture>
</bf:Work>
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Property: carrier      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/carrier

Label: Carrier type

Definition: Categorization reflecting the format of the storage medium and housing of a carrier.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2022-10-03: Removed range (GH72)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10-85X-1" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:carrier >
<bf:Carrier rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/carriers/cr" >
<rdfs:label >online resource</rdfs:label>
</bf:Carrier>
</bf:carrier>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/carriers/.
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Property: cartographicAttributes      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/cartographicAttributes

Label: Cartographic data

Definition: Cartographic data that identifies characteristics of the resource, such as coordinates, projection, etc.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: Cartographic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10017006" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:relief >
<bf:Relief rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mrelief/hach" >
<rdfs:label >Hachures</rdfs:label>
</bf:Relief>
</bf:relief>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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Property: changeDate      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/changeDate

Label: Description change date

Definition: Date or date and time on which the metadata was modified.

SubProperty Of: date

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:36.634218-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/c" >
<rdfs:label >changed</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/f" >
<rdfs:label >full</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >10</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2021-11-10T07:42:20</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1999-06-30</bf:creationDate>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 7 $b cbc $c orignew $d u $e ncip $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<lclocal:d955 >=955 $a NEW INPUT vj36 06-30-99; vj16 02-08-00</lclocal:d955>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rblacfederal $d 20200306</lclocal:d985>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rarebk/mur $e ammem</lclocal:d985>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rarebk/scd</lclocal:d985>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
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Property: classification      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/classification

Label: Classification

Definition: Classification number in any scheme.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: Classification

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationLcc >
<bf:classificationPortion >E269.N3</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:itemPortion >M8</bf:itemPortion>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationLcc>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Work>
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Property: classificationPortion      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/classificationPortion

Label: Classification number

Definition: Classification number (single class number or beginning number of a span) that indicates the subject by applying a formal system of coding and organizing resources.

Used with: Classification

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<bf:classification >
<bf:ClassificationLcc >
<bf:classificationPortion >PQ2023.R4</bf:classificationPortion>
<bf:itemPortion >A68 1765</bf:itemPortion>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/uba" >
<rdfs:label >used by assigner</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
</bf:ClassificationLcc>
</bf:classification>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: code      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/code

Label: Code

Definition: String of characters that serves as a code representing information.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >23</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: collectionArrangement      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/collectionArrangement

Label: Collection Organization and arrangement

Definition: Information about the organization and arrangement of a collection of resources.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: CollectionArrangement

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH77)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/1130922" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:collectionArrangement >
<bf:CollectionArrangement >
<bf:collectionOrganization >Arrangement: Published material arranged alphabetically by author/title</bf:collectionOrganization>
</bf:CollectionArrangement>
</bf:collectionArrangement>
</bf:Work>
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Property: collectionArrangementOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/collectionArrangementOf

Label: Organization and arrangement of Collection

Definition: Relates an Arrangement resource to that which it describes.

Comment: Suggested value - Work or Instance

Used with: CollectionArrangement

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH77)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: collectionOrganization      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/collectionOrganization

Label: Organization of material

Definition: Manner in which the resource is divided into smaller units.

Used with: CollectionArrangement

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH77)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/1130922" >
<bf:collectionArrangement >
<bf:CollectionArrangement >
<bf:collectionOrganization >Arrangement: Published material arranged alphabetically by author/title</bf:collectionOrganization>
</bf:CollectionArrangement>
</bf:collectionArrangement>
</bf:Work>
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Property: colorContent      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/colorContent

Label: Color content

Definition: Color characteristics, e.g., black and white, multicolored.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: ColorContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Broaden range (GH31)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:colorContent >
<bf:ColorContent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mcolor/blw" >
<rdfs:label >black and white</rdfs:label>
</bf:ColorContent>
</bf:colorContent>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mcolor/.
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Property: content      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/content

Label: Content type

Definition: Categorization reflecting the fundamental form of communication in which the content is expressed and the human sense through which it is intended to be perceived.

Used with: Work

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2022-10-03: Removed range (GH71)

example rdf version:
<bf:Work/>
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Property: contentAccessibility      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/contentAccessibility

Label: Content accessibility information

Definition: Information that assists those with a sensory impairment for greater understanding of content, e.g., captions.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: ContentAccessibility

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: changed from data to object property
2017-03-15: fixed typo in range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance >
<rdf:RDF xmlns:bf = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/" xmlns:bflc = "http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bflc/" xmlns:madsrdf = "http://www.loc.gov/mads/rdf/v1#" xmlns:rdf = "http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:rdfs = "http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#" >
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/20955839" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:contentAccessibility >
<bf:ContentAccessibility >
<rdfs:label >Content access mode: content access mode</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Textual assistive features: textual assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Textual assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Visual assistive features: visual assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Visual assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Auditory assistive features: auditory assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Auditory assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Tactile assistive features: tactile assistive features</rdfs:label>
<rdfs:label >Tactile assistive features: second</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source >
<bf:code >source</bf:code>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
<bflc:appliesTo >
<bflc:AppliesTo >
<rdfs:label >mat specified</rdfs:label>
</bflc:AppliesTo>
</bflc:appliesTo>
</bf:ContentAccessibility>
</bf:contentAccessibility>
</bf:Work>
</rdf:RDF>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: continuedBy      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/continuedBy

Label: Continued by

Definition: Resource whose content continues an earlier resource under a new title.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: succeededBy

Inverse Of: continues

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000087" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:continuedBy >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >Abstracts of Bulgarian scientific literature. Series A: plant breeding and forest economy</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Abstracts of Bulgarian scientific literature. Series A: plant breeding and forest economy</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:continuedBy>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/resources/works/.
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Property: continuedInPartBy      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/continuedInPartBy

Label: Continued in part by

Definition: Resource part of whose content separated from an earlier resource to form a new resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: succeededBy

Inverse Of: separatedFrom

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10229143" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:continuedInPartBy >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >California. Division of Highways. Statistical supplement portion of ... annual report to the Governor of California by the Director of Public Works</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Statistical supplement portion of ... annual report to the Governor of California by the Director of Public Works</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:continuedInPartBy>
</bf:Work>
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Property: continues      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/continues

Label: Continuation of

Definition: Resource that is continued by the content of a later resource under a new title.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: precededBy

Inverse Of: continuedBy

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000087" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:continues >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >German ed; Zentralblatt der bulgarischen Wissenschaftlichen literatur. Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Veterinarmedizin. 1962 per note from editor</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >German ed; Zentralblatt der bulgarischen Wissenschaftlichen literatur. Land- und Forstwirtschaft, Veterinarmedizin. 1962 per note from editor</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:continues>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/resources/works/.
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Property: continuesInPart      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/continuesInPart

Label: Continuation in part of

Definition: Resource that split into two or more separate resources with new titles.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: precededBy

Inverse Of: splitInto

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10142667" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:continuesInPart >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >Catalogue of publications relating to agriculture, forestry, army, civic, commerce, finance, legislation, industry, public health, railways, science, trade, etc. published by the Government of India</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Catalogue of publications relating to agriculture, forestry, army, civic, commerce, finance, legislation, industry, public health, railways, science, trade, etc. published by the Government of India</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:continuesInPart>
</bf:Work>
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Property: contribution      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/contribution

Label: Contributor and role

Definition: Agent and its role in relation to the resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item

Expected Value: Contribution

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2017-02-03: Corrected label

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n50004325" >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Moore, George Henry, 1823-1892</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1001 $aMoore, George Henry,$d1823-1892</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<bf:Role rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</bf:Role>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
</bf:Work>
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Property: contributionOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/contributionOf

Label: Contribution of

Definition: Relates a contribution resource, which associates an Agent and Role together, to the relevant resource.

Comment: Suggested value - Work, Instance or Item

Used with: Contribution

Change Notes: 2021-06-09: New (GH4)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: coordinates      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/coordinates

Label: Cartographic coordinates

Definition: Mathematical system for identifying the area covered by the cartographic content of a resource, expressed either by means of longitude and latitude on the surface of planets or by the angles of right ascension and declination for celestial cartographic content.

Used with: Cartographic

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10573306" >
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:coordinates >E0060200 E0114000 N0545500 N0473000</bf:coordinates>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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Property: copyrightDate      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/copyrightDate

Label: Copyright date

Definition: Date associated with a claim of protection under copyright or a similar regime.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: date

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000091" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:copyrightDate rdf:datatype="http://id.loc.gov/datatypes/edtf" >1963</bf:copyrightDate>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: copyrightRegistration      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/copyrightRegistration

Label: Copyright registration information

Definition: Copyright and Legal Deposit registration information

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: CopyrightRegistration

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-05-04: Corrected expected value


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: count      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/count

Label: Number of units

Definition: Number associated with a measure of units, such as the number of units and/or subunits making up a resource.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/13047620" >
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:CartographicObjectType >
<rdfs:label >Complete chain</rdfs:label>
<bf:count >7464</bf:count>
</bf:CartographicObjectType>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: coverArt      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/coverArt

Label: Cover art

Definition: Cover art image of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: CoverArt

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: creationDate      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/creationDate

Label: Description creation date

Definition: Date or date and time on which the original metadata first created.

SubProperty Of: date

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
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</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/c" >
<rdfs:label >changed</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/f" >
<rdfs:label >full</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >10</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2021-11-10T07:42:20</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1999-06-30</bf:creationDate>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
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<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rarebk/scd</lclocal:d985>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
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Property: credits      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/credits

Label: Credits note

Definition: Information in note form of credits for persons or organizations who have participated in the creation and/or production of the resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001695" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:credits >John Hsu, solo viola da gamba; Louis Bagger, harpsichord; Judith Davidoff, viola da gamba.</bf:credits>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: custodialHistory      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/custodialHistory

Label: Custodial history

Definition: Information about the provenance, such as origin, ownership and custodial history (chain of custody), of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work, Instance or Item

Editorial Note: See also the ARM Ontology for strategies to model this information in greater detail.

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added note (GH38)

example rdf version: 2.3.0
<bf:Item rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/items/10015007" >
<bf:heldBy >
<madsrdf:CorporateName rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</madsrdf:CorporateName>
</bf:heldBy>
<bf:custodialHistory >LC copy is a copyright deposit: no. 225, Jun. 16, 1858.</bf:custodialHistory>
<dcterms:isPartOf rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/resources/items" />
<bf:itemOf >
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10015007" >
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Only believe, or, The sure way of peace</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<bflc:publicationStatement >Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, no. 821 Chestnut Street; [1858]</bflc:publicationStatement>
</bf:Instance>
</bf:itemOf>
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.3.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2023-02-18T02:11:31.629149-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/c" >
<rdfs:label >changed</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/f" >
<rdfs:label >full</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/isbd" >
<rdfs:label >ISBD: International standard bibliographic description</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >10015007</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2023-02-17T08:15:04</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1982-12-07</bf:creationDate>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 7 $b cbc $c premver $d 2 $e ncip $f 19 $g y-genrareb</lclocal:d906>
<lclocal:d955 >=955 $a he06 2020-01-21 $i he06 2020-01-21 NEW INPUT</lclocal:d955>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionLanguage >
<bf:Language rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/eng" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >English</rdfs:label>
</bf:Language>
</bf:descriptionLanguage>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/rda" >
<rdfs:label >Resource description and access</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:descriptionAuthentication >
<bf:DescriptionAuthentication rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/marcauthen/pcc" >
<rdfs:label >Program for Cooperative Cataloging</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionAuthentication>
</bf:descriptionAuthentication>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a digrepo/gdc</lclocal:d985>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Item>
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Property: dataSource      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/dataSource

Label: Data source

Definition: Resource that is a data source to which the described resource is related. It may contain information about other files, printed sources, or collection procedures.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: updated range

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10253094" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:dataSource >
<bf:Work >
<bflc:aap >Paul Bunyan and the blue ox</bflc:aap>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Paul Bunyan and the blue ox</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
</bf:dataSource>
</bf:Work>
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Property: date      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/date

Label: Date

Definition: Date designation associated with a resource or element of description, such as date of title variation; year a degree was awarded; date associated with the publication, printing, distribution, issue, release or production of a resource. May be date typed.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

SubProperties: originDate
legalDate
validDate
copyrightDate
changeDate
creationDate
generationDate

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000154" >
<bf:title >
<bf:ParallelTitle >
<bf:mainTitle >Terminology update</bf:mainTitle>
<bf:date >April 1981-</bf:date>
</bf:ParallelTitle>
</bf:title>
</bf:Work>
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Property: degree      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/degree

Label: Degree

Definition: Degree for which author was a candidate.

Used with: Dissertation

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10003762" >
<bf:dissertation >
<bf:Dissertation >
<bf:degree >Thesis (M.A.)</bf:degree>
<bf:grantingInstitution >
<madsrdf:CorporateName rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/rwo/agents/n50008911" >
<rdfs:label >Guo li Taiwan da xue</rdfs:label>
<bflc:marcKey >1102 $aGuo li Taiwan da xue</bflc:marcKey>
</madsrdf:CorporateName>
</bf:grantingInstitution>
<bf:date >1973</bf:date>
</bf:Dissertation>
</bf:dissertation>
</bf:Work>
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Property: derivativeOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/derivativeOf

Label: Is derivative of

Definition: Source work from which the described resource is derived.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

SubProperties: translationOf
originalVersion

Inverse Of: hasDerivative

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: derivedFrom      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/derivedFrom

Label: Source metadata

Definition: Link to the metadata that was the source of the data.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH41)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: descriptionAuthentication      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/descriptionAuthentication

Label: Description authentication

Definition: Indication of specific types of reviews that have been carried out on the description information.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: DescriptionAuthentication

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000004" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:43.062882-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/c" >
<rdfs:label >changed</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/1" >
<rdfs:label >full not examined</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/isbd" >
<rdfs:label >ISBD: International standard bibliographic description</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >10000004</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2020-11-13T08:10:27</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1986-05-02</bf:creationDate>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 7 $b cbc $c premver $d 1 $e ncip $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<lclocal:d955 >=955 $c hk10 2020-05-28 (TW situational) USAN PREMARC enhancement project $r cm07 2020-11-13 TW situational, NAR established</lclocal:d955>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionLanguage >
<bf:Language rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/eng" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >English</rdfs:label>
</bf:Language>
</bf:descriptionLanguage>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/rda" >
<rdfs:label >Resource description and access</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:descriptionAuthentication >
<bf:DescriptionAuthentication rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/marcauthen/pcc" >
<rdfs:label >Program for Cooperative Cataloging</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionAuthentication>
</bf:descriptionAuthentication>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/marcauthen/.
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Property: descriptionConventions      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/descriptionConventions

Label: Description conventions

Definition: Rules used for the descriptive content of the resource description.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: DescriptionConventions

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-24: fixed domain name

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/5229" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:43.204836-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/n" >
<rdfs:label >new</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/5" >
<rdfs:label >preliminary</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >5229</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1982-08-11</bf:creationDate>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 0 $b ibc $c orignew $d 3 $e opcn $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
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Property: descriptionLanguage      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/descriptionLanguage

Label: Description language

Definition: Language used for the metadata.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: Language

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000004" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:43.350606-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/c" >
<rdfs:label >changed</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/1" >
<rdfs:label >full not examined</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/isbd" >
<rdfs:label >ISBD: International standard bibliographic description</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >10000004</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2020-11-13T08:10:27</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1986-05-02</bf:creationDate>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 7 $b cbc $c premver $d 1 $e ncip $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<lclocal:d955 >=955 $c hk10 2020-05-28 (TW situational) USAN PREMARC enhancement project $r cm07 2020-11-13 TW situational, NAR established</lclocal:d955>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionLanguage >
<bf:Language rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/eng" >
<rdfs:label xml:lang="en" >English</rdfs:label>
</bf:Language>
</bf:descriptionLanguage>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/rda" >
<rdfs:label >Resource description and access</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:descriptionAuthentication >
<bf:DescriptionAuthentication rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/marcauthen/pcc" >
<rdfs:label >Program for Cooperative Cataloging</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionAuthentication>
</bf:descriptionAuthentication>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/languages/.
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Property: descriptionLevel      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/descriptionLevel

Label: Description level

Definition: Designation of the descriptive content of the metadata.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: DescriptionLevel

Change Notes: 2022-10-03: New (GH43)


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: descriptionModifier      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/descriptionModifier

Label: Description modifier

Definition: Agency that modified a description.

Used with: AdminMetadata

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed range (GH63)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10" >
<bf:adminMetadata >
<bf:AdminMetadata >
<bf:generationProcess >
<bf:GenerationProcess >
<rdfs:label >DLC marc2bibframe2 v2.5.0</rdfs:label>
<bf:generationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2024-01-31T16:56:43.600574-05:00</bf:generationDate>
</bf:GenerationProcess>
</bf:generationProcess>
<bf:status >
<bf:Status rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mstatus/c" >
<rdfs:label >changed</rdfs:label>
</bf:Status>
</bf:status>
<bflc:encodingLevel >
<bflc:EncodingLevel rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/menclvl/f" >
<rdfs:label >full</rdfs:label>
</bflc:EncodingLevel>
</bflc:encodingLevel>
<bf:descriptionConventions >
<bf:DescriptionConventions rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/descriptionConventions/aacr" >
<rdfs:label >Anglo-American cataloguing rules</rdfs:label>
</bf:DescriptionConventions>
</bf:descriptionConventions>
<bf:identifiedBy >
<bf:Local >
<rdf:value >10</rdf:value>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
</bf:Local>
</bf:identifiedBy>
<bf:changeDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#dateTime" >2021-11-10T07:42:20</bf:changeDate>
<bf:creationDate rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#date" >1999-06-30</bf:creationDate>
<bf:assigner >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:assigner>
<bf:descriptionModifier >
<bf:Organization rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/dlc" >
<rdfs:label >United States, Library of Congress</rdfs:label>
</bf:Organization>
</bf:descriptionModifier>
<lclocal:d906 >=906 $a 7 $b cbc $c orignew $d u $e ncip $f 19 $g y-gencatlg</lclocal:d906>
<lclocal:d955 >=955 $a NEW INPUT vj36 06-30-99; vj16 02-08-00</lclocal:d955>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rblacfederal $d 20200306</lclocal:d985>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rarebk/mur $e ammem</lclocal:d985>
<lclocal:d985 >=985 $a rarebk/scd</lclocal:d985>
</bf:AdminMetadata>
</bf:adminMetadata>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/organizations/.
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Property: digitalCharacteristic      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/digitalCharacteristic

Label: Digital characteristic

Definition: Technical specification relating to the digital encoding of text, image, audio, video, and other types of data in a resource.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: DigitalCharacteristic

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10017264" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:digitalCharacteristic >
<bf:FileType rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mfiletype/audio" >
<rdfs:label >audio file</rdfs:label>
</bf:FileType>
</bf:digitalCharacteristic>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mfiletype/.
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Property: dimensions      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/dimensions

Label: Dimensions

Definition: Measurements of the carrier or carriers and/or the container of a resource.

Editorial Note: See also the ARM Ontology for strategies to model this information in greater detail.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added note (GH39)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:dimensions >23 cm.</bf:dimensions>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: dissertation      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/dissertation

Label: Dissertation Information

Definition: Work presented as part of the formal requirements for an academic degree.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: Dissertation

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/7856748" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:dissertation >
<bf:Dissertation >
<rdfs:label >Thesis (M. SC.)--University of Missouri.</rdfs:label>
</bf:Dissertation>
</bf:dissertation>
</bf:Work>
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Property: duration      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/duration

Label: Duration

Definition: Information about the playing time, running time, etc. of a resource.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10001805" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:duration rdf:datatype="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema#duration" >002353</bf:duration>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: edition      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/edition

Label: Classification scheme edition

Definition: Edition of the classification scheme, such as full, abridged or a number, when a classification scheme designates editions.

Used with: Classification

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version:
<bf:Work/>
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Property: editionEnumeration      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/editionEnumeration

Label: Edition enumeration

Definition: Enumeration of the edition; usually transcribed.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: editionStatement      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/editionStatement

Label: Edition statement

Definition: Information identifying the edition or version of the resource and associated statements of responsibility for the edition; usually transcribed.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000004" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:editionStatement >Wyd. 1.</bf:editionStatement>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: electronicLocator      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/electronicLocator

Label: Electronic location

Definition: Electronic location from which the resource is available.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed domain (GH66)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1006729" >
<bf:supplementaryContent >
<bf:SupplementaryContent >
<bf:electronicLocator rdf:resource="http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc044/87033485.html" />
<bf:note >
<bf:Note >
<rdfs:label >Publisher description</rdfs:label>
</bf:Note>
</bf:note>
</bf:SupplementaryContent>
</bf:supplementaryContent>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/hc044/.
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Property: emulsion      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/emulsion

Label: Emulsion

Definition: Suspension of light-sensitive chemicals used as a coating on a microfilm or microfiche, e.g., silver halide.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: Emulsion

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/1000010" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:emulsion >
<bf:Emulsion rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/slh" >
<rdfs:label >silver halide emulsion</rdfs:label>
</bf:Emulsion>
</bf:emulsion>
</bf:Instance>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/mmaterial/.
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Property: ensemble      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ensemble

Label: Ensemble

Definition: Ensemble applicable to the Work.

Used with: Work

Expected Value: Ensemble

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Changed domain (GH56)
2021-06-09: Modified definition (GH56)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10297330" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:ensemble >
<bf:MusicEnsemble >
<bf:ensembleType >instrumental</bf:ensembleType>
<rdfs:label >orchestra</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/musiccodeschemes/marcmusperf" >
<rdfs:label >MARC instruments and voices codes list</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:MusicEnsemble>
</bf:ensemble>
</bf:Work>
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Property: ensembleType      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/ensembleType

Label: Ensemble type

Definition: Specific type of ensemble, such as orchestra, band, guitar ensemble.

Used with: Ensemble

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Changed domain (GH56)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10297330" >
<bf:ensemble >
<bf:MusicEnsemble >
<bf:ensembleType >instrumental</bf:ensembleType>
<rdfs:label >orchestra</rdfs:label>
<bf:source >
<bf:Source rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/musiccodeschemes/marcmusperf" >
<rdfs:label >MARC instruments and voices codes list</rdfs:label>
</bf:Source>
</bf:source>
</bf:MusicEnsemble>
</bf:ensemble>
</bf:Work>
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Property: enumerationAndChronology      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/enumerationAndChronology

Label: Numbering or other enumeration and dates associated with issues or items held.

Definition: Numbering and dates of issues or items held.

Used with: Item

Expected Value: EnumerationAndChronology

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

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Property: equinox      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/equinox

Label: Cartographic equinox

Definition: One of two points of intersection of the ecliptic and the celestial equator, occupied by the sun when its declination is 0 degrees.

Used with: Cartographic

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/12166066" >
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:ascensionAndDeclination >RA 0 hr. to 24 hr./Decl. +90⁰ to -90⁰</bf:ascensionAndDeclination>
<bf:equinox >epoch 2000</bf:equinox>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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Property: eventContent      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/eventContent

Label: Event content

Definition: Work whose content is the described event.

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

Used with: Event

Expected Value: Work

Inverse Of: eventContentOf

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: eventContentOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/eventContentOf

Label: Has event content

Definition: Event that is the content of the described work.

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

Used with: Work

Expected Value: Event

Inverse Of: eventContent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse

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Property: exclusionGRing      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/exclusionGRing

Label: Cartographic G ring area excluded

Definition: Coordinate pairs that identify the closed non-intersecting boundary of the area contained within the G-polygon outer ring that is excluded.

Used with: Cartographic

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/13012673" >
<bf:cartographicAttributes >
<bf:Cartographic >
<bf:ascensionAndDeclination >W0835500</bf:ascensionAndDeclination>
<bf:equinox >W0834000</bf:equinox>
<bf:outerGRing >N0402000</bf:outerGRing>
<bf:exclusionGRing >N0400000</bf:exclusionGRing>
</bf:Cartographic>
</bf:cartographicAttributes>
</bf:Work>
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Property: expressionOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/expressionOf

Label: Expression of

Definition: Work that the described Work is an expression of. Use to connect Works under LRM/RDA guidelines or similar implementations.

SubProperty Of: relatedTo

Used with: Work

Expected Value: Work

Inverse Of: hasExpression

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2021-06-09: Modified definition (GH8)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Work rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/works/10000002" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:expressionOf >
<bf:Hub >
<bflc:aap >Gopālakr̥ṣṇa, active 13th century Rasendrasārasaṅgraha. Hindi & Sanskrit</bflc:aap>
<bflc:aap-normalized >gopālakr̥ṣṇaactive13thcenturyrasendrasārasaṅgrahahindi&sanskrit</bflc:aap-normalized>
<bf:contribution >
<bf:Contribution >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/PrimaryContribution" />
<bf:agent >
<bf:Agent >
<rdf:type rdf:resource="http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/Person" />
<rdfs:label >Gopālakr̥ṣṇa, active 13th century</rdfs:label>
</bf:Agent>
</bf:agent>
<bf:role >
<madsrdf:Authority rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/ctb" >
<rdfs:label >Contributor</rdfs:label>
</madsrdf:Authority>
</bf:role>
</bf:Contribution>
</bf:contribution>
<bf:title >
<bf:Title >
<bf:mainTitle >Rasendrasārasaṅgraha. Hindi & Sanskrit</bf:mainTitle>
</bf:Title>
</bf:title>
<bf:language >
<bf:Language >
<rdfs:label >Hindi & Sanskrit</rdfs:label>
</bf:Language>
</bf:language>
<bflc:marcKey >1000 $aGopālakr̥ṣṇa,$dactive 13th century.$tRasendrasārasaṅgraha.$lHindi & Sanskrit</bflc:marcKey>
</bf:Hub>
</bf:expressionOf>
</bf:Work>
Controlled list of values can be taken from https://id.loc.gov/resources/hubs/.
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Property: extent      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/extent

Label: Extent

Definition: Number and type of units and/or subunits making up a resource.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: Extent

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Broadened range (GH30)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:extent >
<bf:Extent >
<rdfs:label >24 p.</rdfs:label>
</bf:Extent>
</bf:extent>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: findingAid      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/findingAid

Label: Finding aid

Definition: Relationship for archival, visual, and manuscript resources to a finding aid or similar control materials.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: accompaniedBy

Inverse Of: findingAidOf

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: findingAidOf      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/findingAidOf

Label: Finding aid for

Definition: Finding aid or similar control materials for archival, visual, and manuscript resources.

Comment: Suggested use - With Work or Instance
Suggested value - Work or Instance

SubProperty Of: accompanies

Inverse Of: findingAid

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2016-04-29: added inverse
2016-04-29: updated range


<lclocal:other/>
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Property: firstIssue      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/firstIssue

Label: Multipart first issue

Definition: Beginning date of a resource and/or the sequential designations.

Used with: rdfs:Resource Offsite link

Expected Value: rdfs:Literal

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Removed domain (GH76)

example rdf version: 2.5.0
<bf:Instance rdf:about="http://id.loc.gov/resources/instances/10000816" >
<xml:comment >properties truncated from original</xml:comment>
<bf:firstIssue >1. Jahrg. (1880)</bf:firstIssue>
</bf:Instance>
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Property: fontSize      
URI: http://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe/fontSize

Label: Font size

Definition: Size of the type used to represent the characters and symbols in a resource.

Editorial Note: See also the ARM Ontology for strategies to model this information in greater detail.

Used with: Instance

Expected Value: FontSize

Change Notes: 2016-04-21: New
2021-06-09: Added note (