Work - Class

Resource reflecting a conceptual essence of the cataloging resource.

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 Work : Resource reflecting a conceptual essence of the cataloging resource.

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Property Label / Description Subproperty Of Expected values
absorbed Absorbed / Work that has been incorporated into another Work precededBy Work
absorbedBy Absorbed by / Work that incorporates another work. succeededBy Work
absorbedInPart Absorbed in part / Work that has been partially incorporated into another work. precededBy Work
absorbedInPartBy Absorbed in part by / Work that incorporates part of the content of another work. succeededBy Work
accompaniedBy Accompanied by / Resource that has an accompanying resource which adds to it relatedTo
accompanies Accompanies / Resource that adds to or is issued with the described resource relatedTo
agent Associated agent / Entity associated with a resource or element of description Authority
place Associated place / Not needed. Place entity associated with a resource or element of description. Place
originDate Associated title date / Date or date range associated with the creation of the work. Literal
originPlace Associated title place / Place from which the creation of the work originated. Place
cartography Cartographic data / Cartographic data that identifies scale, coordinates, etc. Cartography
category Category / Structure, not property needed. Generic list of values. Category
classification Classification / Classification number in any scheme. Classification
containedIn Contained in / Deleted, duplicated isPartOf. Larger work of which a part is a discrete component. partOf Work
contains Contains / Deleted, duplicated hasPart. Work that is a discrete component of a larger work. hasPart Work
contentCategory Content type / 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. Category
continuedBy Continued by / Work whose content continues an earlier work under a new title. succeededBy Work
continuedInPartBy Continued in part by / Work part of whose content separated from an earlier work to form a new work. succeededBy Work
continues Continues / Work that is continued by the content of a later work under a new title. precededBy Work
continuesInPart Continues in part / Work that split into two or more separate works with new titles. precededBy Work
contributor Contributor role / Generalized expressive responsibility role. Authority
creator Creator role / Generalized creative responsibility role. Authority
creditsNote Credits note / Credits for persons or organizations, other than members of the cast, who have participated in the creation and/or production of the. Literal
classificationDdc DDC Classification / Dewey Decimal Classification number used for subject access. classification Classification
legalDate Date of legal work / Date of legal work, or promulgation of a law, or signing of a treaty. Literal
dissertationDegree Degree / Degree for which author was a candidate. Literal
dissertationInstitution Degree issuing institution / Name of degree granting institution. Agent
changeDate Description change date / Date or date and time on which the metadata was modified. Literal
descriptionConventions Description conventions / Rules used for the descriptive content of the description. URL
creationDate Description creation date / Date or date and time on which the original metadata first created. Literal
generationProcess Description generation / Indication of whether the description was machine generated or particular transformations that were applied. Literal
descriptionLanguage Description language / Language used for the metadata. URL
descriptionSource Description source / Entity that created or modified the metadata. URL
dissertationIdentifier Dissertation identifier / Identifier assigned to a dissertation for identification purposes . identifier Identifier
dissertationNote Dissertation note / Textual information about the dissertation. Literal
hasEquivalent Equivalence / Instance embodies the same expression of a work as the resource being described. relatedTo
event Event associated with content / Information about the geographic area/or time period covered by an event (e.g., a report). Event
hasExpression Expressed as / Work has a related expression. For use to connect Works under FRBR/RDA rules. relatedTo Work
expressionOf Expression of / Expression has a related work. For use to connect Works under FRBR/RDA rules. relatedTo Work
genre Genre / Genre and other general characteristice associated with genre and form. Category
geographicCoverageNote Geographic coverage / Geographic entities covered by the resource. Literal
hasAnnotation Has annotation / Resource has an annotation. Annotation
dataSource Has data source / Work that is a data source to which the described resource is related. It may contain information about other files, printed sources, or collection procedures. relatedTo Work
hasDerivative Has derivative / Work has a modification for which it is the source. relatedTo
hasDescription Has description / Related resource that analyzes, comments on, critiques, evaluates, reviews, or otherwise describes the resource. relatedTo
findingAid Has finding aid / Relationship is to a finding aid or similar control materials for archival, visual, and manuscript resources. accompaniedBy Work
originalVersion Has original version / Instance is the original version of which this resource is a reproduction. derivativeOf Work
hasPart Has part / Resource that is included either physically or logically contained in the described resource relatedTo
series Has series / Work in which the part has been issued; the title of the larger work appears on the part. partOf Work
subseries Has subseries / Work, which is part of another series, in which the part has been issued. hasPart Work
supplement Has supplement / Work that updates or otherwise complements the predominant work. accompaniedBy Work
translation Has translation / Work that translates the text of the source entity into a language different from that of the original. derivativeOf Work
isan ISAN / International Standard Audiovisual Number. identifier Identifier
issnL ISSN-L / International Standard Serial Number that links together various media versions of a continuing resource. identifier Identifier
istc ISTC / International Standard Text code, a numbering system developed to enable the unique identification of textual works. identifier Identifier
iswc ISWC / International Standard Musical Work Code, a unique, persistent reference number for the identification of musical works. identifier Identifier
immediateAcquisition Immediate acquisition / Information about the circumstances (e.g., source, date, method) under which the resource was directly acquired. Literal
index Index / Work has an accompanying index accompaniedBy Work
findingAidNote Index or finding aid note / Note about availability of an index or finding aid. Literal
hasInstance Instance of Work / Work has a related Instance/manifestation. For use to connect Works to Instances in the BIBFRAME structure. relatedTo Instance
intendedAudience Intended audience / Information that identifies the specific audience or intellectual level for which the content of the resource is considered appropriate. IntendedAudience
derivativeOf Is derivative of / Work is a modification of a source work. relatedTo
isDerivativeOf Is derivative of / Property name change, replaced by derivativeOf. Work is a modification of a source work. relatedTo
descriptionOf Is description of / Related resource that is analyzed, commented upon, critiqued, evaluated, reviewed, or otherwise described by the resource. relatedTo
isDescriptionOf Is description of / Property name change, replaced by descriptionOf. Related resource that is analyzed, commented upon, critiqued, evaluated, reviewed, or otherwise described by the resource. relatedTo
isPartOf Is part of / Property name change, replaced by partOf. Resource in which the described resource is physically or logically contained. relatedTo
partOf Is part of / Resource in which the described resource is physically or logically contained. relatedTo
classificationLcc LCC Classification / Library of Congress Classification number used for subject access. classification Classification
language Language / Languages associated with a resource including those for multilingual resources and translated resources. Language
languageNote Language note / Note concerning the language of the material or its parts. Literal
local Local identifier / Identifier established locally and not a standard number. identifier Identifier
mergedToForm Merged to form / One of two or more works that come together to form a new work. succeededBy Work
musicKey Music Key / Pitch and mode for music. Literal
musicMedium Music medium / Instrumental, vocal, and/or other medium of performance for which a musical resource was originally conceived, written or performed. URL
musicMediumNote Music medium note / Instrumental, vocal, and/or other medium of performance for which a musical resource was originally conceived, written or performed. Literal
musicNumber Music number / Serial, opus, or thematic number or code for music. Literal
musicVersion Music version / Versions such as arrangements, transcriptions, etc. of music. Literal
classificationNlm NLM classification / National Library of Medicine Classification number used for subject access classification Classification
note Note / General textual information relating to a resource. Literal
performerNote Performer note / Information about the participants, players, narrators, presenters, or performers. Literal
precededBy Preceded By / Resource that precedes the resource being described (e.g., is earlier in time or before in narrative). relatedTo
precedes Precedes / Wrong verb used for property. Replaced by precededBy. Work that precedes (e.g., is earlier in time or before in narrative) the succeeding entity. relatedWork
relatedWork Related Work / General work to work relationship. relatedTo Work
relatedAgent Related agent / Deleted when remodeled relationships (21Mar2014). See http://www.loc.gov/bibframe/docs/bibframe-authorities.html . Agent with relationship to resource. relatedTo Related
relatedResource Related resource / Deleted when remodeled relationships (21Mar2014). See http://www.loc.gov/bibframe/docs/bibframe-authorities.html . Resource with a relationship to another work or instance. relatedTo Related
relator Relationship of agent / link to role and agent information. Relator
separatedFrom Separated from / Work that spun off a part of its content to form a new work. precededBy Work
treatySignator Signatory to a treaty / Government of other party that has formally signed a treaty. Literal
derivedFrom Source record / Link to the record that was the source of the data, when applicable. URL
splitInto Split into / One of two or more works resulting from the division of an earlier work into separate works. succeededBy Work
subject Subject / Subject term(s) describing a resource. Work; Authority
subseriesOf Subseries of / Work in which the part consistently appears; the title of the larger work appears on all issues or parts of the subseries). partOf Work
succeededBy Succeeded By / Resource that succeeds the resource being described (e.g., later in time or after in a narrative). relatedTo
succeeds Succeeds / Wrong verb used for property. Replaced by succeededBy. Work that succeeds (e.g., later in time or after in a narrative) the preceding work. relatedWork
supersededBy Superseded by / Later Work used in place of an earlier work, usually because the later work contains updated or new information. succeededBy Work
supersededInPartBy Superseded in part by / Later Work used in part in place of an earlier work, usually because the later work contains updated or new information. succeededBy Work
supersedes Supersedes / Earlier work whose content has been replaced by a later work, usually because the later work contains updated or new information. precededBy Work
supersedesInPart Supersedes in part / Earlier work whose content has been partially replaced by a later work, usually because the later work contains updated or new information. precededBy Work
supplementTo Supplement to / Work that is updated or otherwise complemented by the augmenting work. accompanies Work
systemNumber System control number / Control number of a system other than LCCN or NBAN, which Identifies a resource description. identifier Identifier
temporalCoverageNote Temporal coverage / Time period covered by the resource. Literal
title Title / Word, character, or group of words and/or characters that is a name given to a resource Literal
titleVariation Title variation / Title associated with the resource that is different from the main title. Title
translationOf Translation of / Work that has been translated, i.e., the text expressed in a language different from that of the original work). hasDerivative Work
classificationUdc UDC Classification / Universal Decimal Classification number used for subject access. classification Classification
uri URI / Uniform Resource Identifier. identifier Identifier
unionOf Union of / One of two or more works which came together to form a new work. precededBy Work
workTitle Work title / Title or form of title chosen to identify the work, such as a preferred title, preferred title with additions, uniform title, etc.. Title
dissertationYear Year degree awarded / Year degree awarded. Literal
otherEdition hasOtherEdition / Resource has other available editions, for example simultaneously published language editions or reprints. derivativeOf Work

More specific Work types

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Property Label / Description Subclass Of
Audio Audio / Resources expressed in an audible form, including music or other sounds. Work
Cartography Cartography / Resource that show spatial information, including maps, atlases, globes,digital maps, and other cartographic items. Work
Dataset Dataset / 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. Work
MixedMaterial Mixed Material / Resource comprised of multiple types which are not driven by software. This may include materials in two or more forms that are related by virtue of their having been accumulated by or about a person or body, e.g. archival forms. Work
MovingImage Moving Image / Images intended to be perceived as moving, including motion pictures (using liveaction and/or animation), film and video recordings of performances, events,etc. Work
NotatedMovement Notated Movement / Graphic, non-realized representations of movement intended to be perceived visually, e.g. dance. Work
NotatedMusic Notated Music / Graphic, non-realized representations of musical works intended to be perceived visually. Work
Multimedia Software or Multimedia / Electronic resource that is a computer program (i.e. digitally encoded instructions intended to be processed and performed by a computer) or which consist of multiple media types that are software driven. Examples include videogames and websites. Work
StillImage Still Image / 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. Work
Text Text / Form of notation for language intended to be perceived visually and understood through the use of language in written or spoken form. Work
ThreeDimensionalObject Three-dimensional Object / 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. Work

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