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Agent - Class

Entity having a role in a resource (Person, Organization, etc.).

Properties used with Resource : Any BIBFRAME object.

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Property Label / Description Subproperty Of Expected values
authorizedAccessPoint Authorized access point / Controlled string form of a resource label intended to help uniquely identify it, such as a unique title or a unique name plus title. Literal
identifier Identifier / Number or code that uniquely identifies an entity. Identifier
label Label / Text string expressing the property value. Literal
relatedTo Related resource / Any relationship between work or instance resources. URL

Properties used with Authority : Representation of a key concept or thing. Works and Instances, for example, have defined relationships to these concepts and things.

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Property Label / Description Subproperty Of Expected values
authorityAssigner Authority assigner / Entity that assigned the information. Agent
hasAuthority Authority information / Link to controlled form of name or subject and other information about. URL
authoritySource Authority source / Authority list from which a value is taken. Literal
referenceAuthority Other authority information / Link to authority information URL
role Role term / Specific role in string form. Deleted Literal

Properties used with Agent : Entity having a role in a resource (Person, Organization, etc.).

This type does not add any new properties.

More specific Agent types

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Property Label / Description Subclass Of
Family Family / Two or more persons related by birth, marriage, adoption, civil union, or similar legal status, or who otherwise present themselves as a family. Agent
Jurisdiction Jurisdiction / Legal or political unit administering a geographic area. Agent
Meeting Meeting / Gathering of individuals or representatives of various bodies for the purpose of discussing and/or acting on topics of common interest. Agent
Organization Organization / Corporation or group of persons and/or organizations that acts, or may act, as a unit. Agent
Person Person / Individual or identity established by an individual (either alone or in collaboration with one or more other individuals) Agent

Examples

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