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(NOTE 9/29/17: The latest version of this info can be viewed here. Using Google Sheet for now to expedite editing process. Info will be moved back to this page at some point.)

This page provides a list of metadata properties specific to newspaper objects. Descriptive, technical, administrative, etc.

(Holding off on annotating fields as searchable, facetable, repeatable, etc. for now.)


MODS metadata modeling:

http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/modsrdf/v1/

NDNP Technical Specifications:

http://www.loc.gov/ndnp/guidelines/archive/NDNP_200810TechNotes.pdf

Title

(A newspaper title, e.g. "The Bloom Picayune.")

FieldRDF Namespace:PredicateTypeURIControlled?RequiredComments
Newspaper Titledcterms:titledescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/titlenoyes
Alternative Newspaper Titledcterms:alternativedescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/alternativenono
Typedcterms:typedescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/typenoyes
Date Coveragedcterms:temporaldescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/temporalnoyesDate range
Spatialdcterms:spatialdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/spatialnonoSpatial: State/County/City
Publisherdcterms:publisherdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/publishernoyes
Place of publicationloc:pupdescriptivehttp://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/pup


Frequencyrdau:P60538descriptivehttp://www.rdaregistry.info/Elements/u/#P60538


ISSNloc:issndescriptivehttp://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/identifiers/issnnono
LCCNloc:lccndescriptivehttp://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/identifiers/lccn
strongly recommended

http://www.loc.gov/marc/lccn_structure.html

can contain multiple LCCN #s

OCLCbibo:oclcnumdescriptivehttp://purl.org/ontology/bibo/oclcnum


Languagedcterms:language(ISO 639-2)descriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/ISO639-2yesyesISO 639-2
*Rightsdcterms:rightsdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/rightsnoyeshttp://rightsstatements.org/en/
Identifier (ARK)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
Name
*Identifier (internal)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifiernoyesIf ARKing is unavailable


Container

(Microfilm reel, bound volume, etc.)

FieldRDF Namespace:PredicateTypeURIControlled?Required?Comments
Container Titledcterms:titledescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/titleno

Publisherdcterms:publisherdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/publisherno

*PhysicalMediumdcterms:physicalmediumdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/PhysicalMediumno

*Formatdcterms:formatdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/formatyes

Date Coveragedcterms:coveragedescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/coverageno
Date range
Identifierdcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
physical object identifier i.e. barcode
Identifier (ARK)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
Name/Container
*Identifier (internal)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
If ARKing is unavailable


Issue

(An individual issue of a title.)

FieldRDF Namespace:PredicateTypeURIControlled?Required?Comments
Issue Titledcterms:titledescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/titleno

Typedcterms:typedescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/typeno

Publisherdcterms:publisherdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/publisherno

Place of publicationloc:pupdescriptivehttp://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/pup


Datedcterms:date (ISO 8601)descriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/dateno

Extentdcterms:extentdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/extent


Volumebibo:volumedescriptivehttp://purl.org/ontology/bibo/volume


Issuebibo:issuedescriptivehttp://purl.org/ontology/bibo/issue


Editionbf:editionStatementdescriptivehttp://id.loc.gov/ontologies/bibframe.html#p_editionStatement


Rightsdcterms:rightsdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/rightsno

Identifier (ARK)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
Name/Issue
*Identifier (internal)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
ARKing is unavailable

Page

(An individual page of an issue.)

FieldRDF Namespace:PredicateTypeURIControlled?Required?Comments
*Titledcterms:titledescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/titleno

Typedcterms:typedescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/typeno

Page Numberschema:paginationdescriptivehttp://schema.org/pagination

potential overlap with Title
*Publisherdcterms:publisherdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/publisherno

*Datedcterms:date (ISO 8601)descriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/dateno

*Rightsdcterms:rightsdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/rightsno

OCR Textdcterms:descriptiondescriptive



Identifier (ARK)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
Name/Issue/Page
*Identifier (internal)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
ARKing is unavailable
file
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thumb_nail
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created
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version
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Article

(An individual intellectual object that appears within an issue.)

FieldRDF Namespace:PredicateTypeURIControlled?Required?Comments
Article Titledcterms:titledescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/titleno

*Publisherdcterms:publisherdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/publisherno

*Datedcterms:date (ISO 8601)descriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/dateno

Typedcterms:typedescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/typeno

Genreedm:hasTypedescriptivehttp://www.europeana.eu/schemas/edm/hasType

(Article,Advertisement, Obituary. etc) Suggestions? Use examples?
Descriptiondcterms:descriptiondescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/descriptionno

Subjectdcterms:subjectdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/subjectno

Authordcterms:creatordescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/creatorno

Photographerdcterms:contributordescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/contributorno

Pagesbibo:pagesdescriptivehttp://purl.org/ontology/bibo/pages

Free text description of page(s) article appears on.
Rightsdcterms:rightsdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/rightsno

OCR Textdcterms:descriptiondescriptivettp://purl.org/dc/terms/description


Identifier (ARK)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
Name/Issue/Page/Article (Name/Qualifier)
*Identifier (internal)dcterms:identifierdescriptivehttp://purl.org/dc/terms/identifierno
ARKing is unavailable
file
technical



thumb_nail
technical



created
technical



version
technical



*Denotes a field that will be evaluated.

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