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AGLS metadata terms

title:
AGLS Metadata Standard – Reference
identifier:
http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/aglsterms/
creator:

National Archives of Australia; Queen Victoria Terrace, Parkes, ACT 2600; +61 2 6212 3600

publisher:

National Archives of Australia; Queen Victoria Terrace, Parkes, ACT 2600; +61 2 6212 3600

description:
AGLS Metadata Standard terms and references
rights:
Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2008
created:
2008-05-14
modified:
2010-07-29T12:05:44+10:00
subject:
metadata
language:
en-AU
format:
text/html
aggregationLevel:
collection

Table of contents

AGLS metadata terms
Properties in the dcterms and aglsterms namespaces
Properties in the legacy dc and agls namespaces
Vocabulary Encoding Schemes
Syntax Encoding Schemes
Classes
Terms related to the DCMI Abstract Model

AGLS metadata terms

Each term is specified with the following minimal set of attributes:

Name: A token assigned to the term, unique within the term’s namespace.
Label: The human-readable label assigned to the term.
URI: The Uniform Resource Identifier used to uniquely identify a term.
Definition: A statement that represents the concept and essential nature of the term.
Type of Term: The type of term as described in the DCMI Abstract Model.

Where applicable, the following attributes provide additional information about a term:

Comment: Additional information about the term or its application.
See: Authoritative documentation related to the term.
References: A resource referenced in the Definition or Comment.
Refines: A Property of which the described term is a Sub-Property.
Broader Than: A Class of which the described term is a Super-Class.
Narrower Than: A Class of which the described term is a Sub-Class.
Has Domain: A Class of which a resource described by the term is an Instance.
Has Range: A Class of which a value described by the term is an Instance.
Instance Of: A Class of which the described term is an Instance.
Version: A specific historical description of a term.

Properties in the dcterms and aglsterms namespaces

Term Name: act
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/act
Label: Act
Definition: A specific piece of legislation which requires or drives the creation or provision of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/mandate
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/mandate
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#act-002
Term Name: accessibility
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/accessibility
Label: Accessibility
Definition: A statement indicating the accessibility characteristics of the resource.
Comment: The values assigned to this element will describe accessibility aspects of presentation, interface and content characteristics of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#accessibility-001
Term Name: accessMode
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/accessMode
Label: Access Mode
Definition: Perceptual mode for the resource.
Comment: There may be more than one such mode.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/accessibility
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#accessMode-001
Term Name: accessRights
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/accessRights
Label: Access Rights
Definition: Information about who can access the resource.
Comment: Access Rights may include information regarding access or restrictions based on privacy, security or other policies.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/rights
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/RightsStatement
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#accessRights-002
Term Name: aggregationLevel
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/aggregationLevel
Label: Aggregation Level
Definition: The level of aggregation of the described resource.
Comment:

There are only two valid values for this property – 'item' or 'collection'.

Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/type
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/type
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#aggregationLevelT-001
Term Name: alternative
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/alternative
Label: Alternative Title
Definition: An alternative name for the resource.
Comment: The distinction between titles and alternative titles is application-specific.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/title
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/title
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#audience-003
Term Name: audience
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/audience
Label: Audience
Definition: A class of entity for whom the resource is intended or useful.
Type of Term: Property
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/AgentClass
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#audience-003
Term Name: available
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/available
Label: Date Available
Definition: Date (often a range) that the resource became or will become available.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#available-003
Term Name: availability
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/availability
Label: Availability
Definition: How the resource can be obtained or accessed, or contact information.
Comment: The Availability element is primarily used for offline resources to provide information on how to obtain physical access to the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/availability
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#availability-001
Term Name: bibliographicCitation
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/bibliographicCitation
Label: Bibliographic Citation
Definition: A bibliographic reference for the resource.
Comment: Recommended practice is to include sufficient bibliographic detail to identify the resource as unambiguously as possible.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/identifier
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/identifier
Has Domain: http://purl.org/dc/terms/BibliographicResource
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#bibliographicCitation-002
Term Name: case
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/case
Label: Case
Definition: A specific piece of case law which requires or drives the creation or provision of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/mandate
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/mandate
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#case-002
Term Name: conformsTo
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/conformsTo
Label: Conforms To
Definition: An established standard to which the described resource conforms.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Standard
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#conformsTo-002
Term Name: category
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/category
Label: Type Category
Definition: The generic type of the resource being described.
Comment: There are only three valid values for this property – 'service', 'document' or 'agency'.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/type
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/type
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#category-002
Term Name: contributor
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/contributor
Label: Contributor
Definition: An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource.
Comment: Examples of a Contributor include a person, an organisation or a service. Typically, the name of a Contributor should be used to indicate the entity.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/contributor
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Agent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#contributorT-001
Term Name: coverage
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/coverage
Label: Coverage
Definition: The spatial or temporal topic of the resource, the spatial applicability of the resource, or the jurisdiction under which the resource is relevant.
Comment: Spatial topic and spatial applicability may be a named place or a location specified by its geographic coordinates. Temporal topic may be a named period, date, or date range. A jurisdiction may be a named administrative entity or a geographic place to which the resource applies. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary. Where appropriate, named places or times can be used in preference to numeric identifiers such as sets of coordinates or date ranges.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/coverage
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#coverageT-001
Term Name: created
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/created
Label: Date Created
Definition: Date of creation of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#created-003
Term Name: creator
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/creator
Label: Creator
Definition: An entity primarily responsible for making the resource.
Comment: Examples of a Creator include a person, an organisation or a service. Typically, the name of a Creator should be used to indicate the entity.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/creator
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/contributor
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Agent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#creatorT-001
Term Name: date
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Label: Date
Definition: A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource.
Comment: Date may be used to express temporal information at any level of granularity. Dates must be formatted according to ISO 8601 Extended Format. This specifies dates in the form YYYY-MM-DD, and can accommodate times (eg 2007-04-30T13:23.31+10:00 represents 30 April 2007, 1:23:31pm AEST).
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#dateT-001
Term Name: dateCopyrighted
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/dateCopyrighted
Label: Date Copyrighted
Definition: Date of copyright.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#dateCopyrighted-001
Term Name: dateLicensed
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/dateLicensed
Label: Date Licensed
Definition: Date a license was applied or became effective.
Comment: The license MAY be referred to in the license property.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#dateLicensed-001
Term Name: description
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/description
Label: Description
Definition: An account of the resource.
Comment: Description may include but is not limited to: an abstract, a table of contents, a graphical representation, or a free-text account of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/description
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#description-001
Term Name: documentType
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/documentType
Label: Document Type
Definition: The form of the described resource where the value of category is 'document'.
Comment: Document is used in its widest sense and includes resources such as text, images, sound files and software.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/type
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/type
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#documentType-002
Term Name: extent
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/extent
Label: Extent
Definition: The size or duration of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/format
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/format
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/SizeOrDuration
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#extent-003
Term Name: format
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/format
Label: Format
Definition: The file format, physical medium or dimensions of the resource.
Comment: Examples of dimensions include size and duration. Recommended practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the list of Internet Media Types [IMT].
References: [IMT] http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/format
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaTypeOrExtent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#formatT-003
Term Name: function
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/function
Label: Availability
Definition: The business function to which the resource relates.
Comment: Used to indicate the business role of the resource in terms of business functions and activities. Functions are the major units of activity which organisations pursue in order to meet the mission and goals of the organisation. They are defined in the Australian Standard AS ISO 15489 Records Management, Part 1, Clause 4.15 as ‘the largest unit of business activity in an organisation…’ Recommended practice is to select a value from a controlled vocabulary or formal classification scheme.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/function
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#functionT-001
Term Name: hasFormat
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/hasFormat
Label: Has Format
Definition: A related resource that is substantially the same as the pre-existing described resource, but in another format.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#hasFormat-003
Term Name: hasPart
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/hasPart
Label: Has Part
Definition: A related resource that is included either physically or logically in the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#hasPart-003
Term Name: hasVersion
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/hasVersion
Label: Has Version
Definition: A related resource that is a version, edition or adaptation of the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#hasVersion-003
Term Name: identifier
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/identifier
Label: Identifier
Definition: An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context.
Comment: Recommended best practice is to identify the resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/identifier
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#identifierT-001
Term Name: isBasisFor
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/isBasisFor
Label: Is Basis For
Definition: A related resource that is a performance, production, derivation, translation or interpretation of the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#isBasisFor-002
Term Name: isBasedOn
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/isBasedOn
Label: Is Based On
Definition: A related resource of which the described resource is a performance, production, derivation, translation or interpretation.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#isBasedOn-002
Term Name: isFormatOf
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/isFormatOf
Label: Is Format Of
Definition: A related resource that is substantially the same as the described resource, but in another format.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#isFormatOf-003
Term Name: isPartOf
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/isPartOf
Label: Is Part Of
Definition: A related resource in which the described resource is physically or logically included.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#isPartOf-003
Term Name: isReferencedBy
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/isReferencedBy
Label: Is Referenced By
Definition: A related resource that references, cites or otherwise points to the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#isReferencedBy-003
Term Name: isReplacedBy
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/isReplacedBy
Label: Is Replaced By
Definition: A related resource that supplants, displaces or supersedes the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#isReplacedBy-003
Term Name: isRequiredBy
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/isRequiredBy
Label: Is Required By
Definition: A related resource that requires the described resource to support its function, delivery or coherence.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#isRequiredBy-003
Term Name: issued
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/issued
Label: Date Issued
Definition: Date of formal issuance (eg publication) of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#issued-003
Term Name: isVersionOf
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/isVersionOf
Label: Is Version Of
Definition: A related resource of which the described resource is a version, edition or adaptation.
Comment: Changes in version imply substantive changes in content rather than differences in format.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#isVersionOf-003
Term Name: jurisdiction
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/jurisdiction
Label: Australian Jurisdiction
Definition: The name of the political/administrative entity covered by the described resource.
Comment: Jurisdiction is a description of the territory over which a particular government exercises its authority to which the resource is applicable.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/coverage
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/coverage
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Jurisdiction
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#jurisdiction-002
Term Name: language
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/language
Label: Language
Definition: A language of the resource.
Comment: Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as RFC 5646 [RFC4646].
References: [RFC4646] http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4646.txt
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/language
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LinguisticSystem
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#languageT-001
Term Name: license
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/license
Label: License
Definition: A legal document giving official permission to do something with the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/rights
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LicenseDocument
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#license-002
Term Name: mandate
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/mandate
Label: Mandate
Definition: A specific legal instrument which requires or drives the creation or provision of the resource.
Comment: The element is useful to indicate the specific legal instrument which requires the resource being described to be created or provided. The value of this element may a text string describing a specific act, regulation or case, or a URI pointing to the legal instrument in question.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/mandate
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#mandateT-001
Term Name: medium
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/medium
Label: Medium
Definition: The material or physical carrier of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/format
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/format
Has Domain: http://purl.org/dc/terms/PhysicalResource
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/PhysicalMedium
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#medium-003
Term Name: modified
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/modified
Label: Date Modified
Definition: Date on which the resource was changed.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#modified-003
Term Name: protectiveMarking
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/protectiveMarking
Label: Protective Marking
Definition: A protective marking applied to the described resource.
Comment: Typically, Protective Marking will be needed on intranets (and extranets where applicable) where resources with a variety of access restrictions will be stored. Protective Marking may also be used in a metadata registry to indicate that a resource exists even if it is not actually available to the public, eg commercial-in-confidence material.
Comment: Australian Government users should refer to the Australian Government Implementation Manual: AGLS Metadata for further information and guidance. The Protective Security Manual (PSM) and Australian Government Information Security Manual (ISM) also provide additional information regarding the application of protective markings.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/rights
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/RightsStatement
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#protectiveMarking-001
Term Name: publisher
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/publisher
Label: Publisher
Definition: An entity responsible for making the resource available.
Comment: Examples of a Publisher include a person, an organisation or a service. Typically, the name of a Publisher should be used to indicate the entity.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/publisher
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Agent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#publisherT-001
Term Name: references
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/references
Label: References
Definition: A related resource that is referenced, cited or otherwise pointed to by the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#references-003
Term Name: regulation
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/regulation
Label: Regulation
Definition: A specific regulation which requires or drives the creation or provision of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/mandate
Refines: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/mandate
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#regulation-002
Term Name: relation
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Label: Relation
Definition: A related resource.
Comment: Recommended best practice is to identify the related resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#relationT-001
Term Name: replaces
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/replaces
Label: Replaces
Definition: A related resource that is supplanted, displaced or superseded by the described resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#replaces-003
Term Name: requires
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/requires
Label: Requires
Definition: A related resource that is required by the described resource to support its function, delivery or coherence.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#requries-003
Term Name: rights
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/rights
Label: Rights
Definition: Information about rights held in and over the resource.
Comment: Typically, rights information includes a statement about various property rights associated with the resource, including intellectual property rights.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/RightsStatement
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#rightsT-001
Term Name: rightsHolder
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/rightsHolder
Label: Rights Holder
Definition: A person or organisation owning or managing rights over the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Agent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#rightsHolder-002
Term Name: serviceType
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/serviceType
Label: Service Type
Definition: The form of the described resource where the value of category is 'service'.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/type
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/type
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#serviceType-002
Term Name: source
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/source
Label: Source
Definition: A related resource from which the described resource is derived.
Comment: The described resource may be derived from the related resource in whole or in part. Recommended best practice is to identify the related resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system. This term is intended to be used with non-literal values.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/source
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/relation
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#sourceT-001
Term Name: spatial
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/spatial
Label: Spatial Coverage
Definition: Spatial characteristics of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/coverage
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/coverage
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Location
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#spatial-003
Term Name: subject
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/subject
Label: Subject
Definition: The topic of the resource.
Comment: Typically, the subject will be represented using keywords, key phrases, or classification codes. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary. To describe the spatial or temporal topic of the resource, use the Coverage element.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/subject
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#subjectT-001
Term Name: temporal
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/temporal
Label: Temporal Coverage
Definition: Temporal characteristics of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/coverage
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/coverage
Has Range: http://purl.org/dc/terms/PeriodOfTime
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#temporal-003
Term Name: title
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/title
Label: Title
Definition: A name given to the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/title
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#titleT-001
Term Name: type
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/type
Label: Type
Definition: The nature or genre of the resource.
Comment: Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the DCMI Type Vocabulary [DCMITYPE]. To describe the file format, physical medium or dimensions of the resource, use the Format element.
References: [DCMITYPE] http://dublincore.org/documents/dcmi-type-vocabulary/
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/type
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#typeT-001
Term Name: valid
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/valid
Label: Date Valid
Definition: Date (often a range) of validity of a resource.
Type of Term: Property
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Refines: http://purl.org/dc/terms/date
Has Range: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Literal
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#valid-003

Properties in the legacy dc and agls namespaces

Term Name: audience
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/audience
Label: Audience
Definition: A target audience of the resource.
Type of Term Element
Comment: Types of audiences commonly used in this element include particular industry sectors, education levels, skill levels, occupations and equal employment opportunity categories. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary or formal classification scheme.
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#audience-001
Term Name: availability
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/availability
Label: Availability
Definition: How the resource can be obtained or accessed, or contact information for obtaining the resource.
Type of Term: Element
Comment: Deprecated.
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#availability-001
Term Name: contributor
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/contributor
Label: Contributor
Definition: An entity responsible for making contributions to the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Examples of a Contributor include a person, an organisation or a service. Typically, the name of a Contributor should be used to indicate the entity.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#contributor-006
Term Name: coverage
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/coverage
Label: Coverage
Definition: The spatial or temporal topic of the resource, the spatial applicability of the resource, or the jurisdiction under which the resource is relevant.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Spatial topic and spatial applicability may be a named place or a location specified by its geographic coordinates. Temporal topic may be a named period, date, or date range. A jurisdiction may be a named administrative entity or a geographic place to which the resource applies. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary. Where appropriate, named places or time periods can be used in preference to numeric identifiers such as sets of coordinates or date ranges.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#coverage-006
Term Name: creator
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/creator
Label: Creator
Definition: An entity primarily responsible for making the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Examples of a Creator include a person, an organisation or a service. Typically, the name of a Creator should be used to indicate the entity.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#creator-006
Term Name: date
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/date
Label: Date
Definition: A point or period of time associated with an event in the lifecycle of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Date may be used to express temporal information at any level of granularity. Recommended best practice is to use an encoding scheme, such as the W3CDTF profile of ISO 8601.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#date-006
Term Name: description
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/description
Label: Description
Definition: An account of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Description may include but is not limited to: an abstract, a table of contents, a graphical representation or a free-text account of the resource.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#description-006
Term Name: format
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/format
Label: Format
Definition: The file format, physical medium or dimensions of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Examples of dimensions include size and duration. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the list of Internet Media Types [IMT].
References: [IMT] http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#format-007
Term Name: function
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/function
Label: Function
Definition: The business function to which the resource relates.
Type of Term: Element
Comment: Deprecated.
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#function-001
Term Name: identifier
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/identifier
Label: Identifier
Definition: An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Recommended best practice is to identify the resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#identifier-006
Term Name: language
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/language
Label: Language
Definition: A language of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as RFC 5646 [RFC4646].
References: [RFC4646] http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc4646.txt
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#language-007
Term Name: mandate
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/1.2/mandate
Label: Language

Definition:

A specific legal instrument which requires or drives the creation or provision of the resource.
Type of Term: Element
Comment: Deprecated.
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#mandate-001
Term Name: publisher
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/publisher
Label: Publisher
Definition: An entity responsible for making the resource available.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Examples of a Publisher include a person, an organisation or a service. Typically, the name of a Publisher should be used to indicate the entity.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#publisher-006
Term Name: relation
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/relation
Label: Relation
Definition: A related resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Recommended best practice is to identify the related resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#relation-006
Term Name: rights
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/rights
Label: Rights
Definition: Information about rights held in and over the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Typically, rights information includes a statement about various property rights associated with the resource, including intellectual property rights.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#rights-006
Term Name: source
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/source
Label: Source
Definition: A related resource from which the described resource is derived.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: The described resource may be derived from the related resource in whole or in part. Recommended best practice is to identify the related resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#source-006
Term Name: subject
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/subject
Label: Subject
Definition: The topic of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Typically, the subject will be represented using keywords, key phrases or classification codes. Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary. To describe the spatial or temporal topic of the resource, use the Coverage element.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#subject-006
Term Name: title
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/title
Label: Title
Definition: A name given to the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Typically, a Title will be a name by which the resource is formally known.
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#title-006
Term Name: type
URI: http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/type
Label: Type
Definition: The nature or genre of the resource.
Type of Term: Property
Comment: Recommended best practice is to use a controlled vocabulary such as the DCMI Type Vocabulary [DCMITYPE]. To describe the file format, physical medium or dimensions of the resource, use the Format element.
References: [DCMITYPE] http://dublincore.org/documents/dcmi-type-vocabulary/
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#type-006

Vocabulary Encoding Schemes

Term Name: AGIFT
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/AGIFT
Label: Australian Governments’ Interactive Functions Thesaurus
Definition: The set of function types specified by the National Archives of Australia.
See: http://www.naa.gov.au/records-management/publications/agift.aspx
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#AGIFT-002
Term Name: agls-audience
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/agls-audience
Label: AGLS Audience Vocabulary
Definition: The set of audience types specified by the AGLS Audience Scheme.
See: http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/agls-audience
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#agls-audience-002
Term Name: AglsJuri
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/AglsJuri
Label: AGLS Jurisdiction Vocabulary
Definition: The set of Australian jurisdictions specified by the AGLS Jurisdiction Scheme.
See: http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/AglsJuri
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#AglsJuri-002
Term Name: agls-document
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/agls-document
Label: AGLS Document Vocabulary
Definition: The set of document types specified by the AGLS Document Scheme.
See: http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/agls-document
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#agls-document-002
Term Name: agls-service
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/agls-service
Label: AGLS Service Vocabulary
Definition: The set of service types specified by the AGLS Service Scheme.
See: http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/agls-service
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#agls-service-002
Term Name: ANZSCO
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/ANZSCO
Label: Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
Definition: The set of occupations specified by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
See: http://www.abs.gov.au/anzsco
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#ANZSCO-001
Term Name: ANZSIC
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/ANZSIC
Label: Australian and New Zealand Standard Industrial Classification
Definition: The set of industries specified by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
See: http://www.abs.gov.au/anzsic
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#ANZSIC-001
Term Name: APAIS
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/APAIS
Label: Australian Public Affairs Information Service
Definition: The set of Australian economic, social, political and cultural affairs subjects specified by the National Library of Australia.
See: http://www.nla.gov.au/apais
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#APAIS-002
Term Name: APT
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/APT
Label: Australian Picture Thesaurus
Definition: The set of subject terms for indexing Australian images specified by the National Library of Australia.
See: http://www.picturethesaurus.gov.au/
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#APT-002
Term Name: ASGC
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/ASGC
Label: Australian Standard Geographical Classification
Definition: The set of places specified by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
See: http://www.abs.gov.au/asgc
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#ASGC-001
Term Name: DCMIType
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/DCMIType
Label: DCMI Type Vocabulary
Definition: The set of classes specified by the DCMI Type Vocabulary, used to categorise the nature or genre of the resource.
See: http://dublincore.org/documents/dcmi-type-vocabulary/
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#DCMIType-003
Term Name: DDC
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/DDC
Label: DDC
Definition: The set of conceptual resources specified by the Dewey Decimal Classification.
See: http://www.oclc.org/dewey/
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#DDC-003
Term Name: EdNA
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/EdNA
Label: Education Network Australia Vocabulary
Definition: The set of labelled concepts specified by Education Network Australia.
See: http://www.edna.edu.au/edna/go/resources/metadata
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#EdNA-002
Term Name: FAMILY
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/FAMILY
Label: Family Thesaurus
Definition: The set of of subject terms in family studies compiled by the Australian Institute of Family Studies.
See: http://www.aifs.gov.au/institute/info/html/index.htm
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#October-2011
Term Name: IMT
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/IMT
Label: IMT
Definition: The set of media types specified by the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority.
See: http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#IMT-003
Term Name: LCSH
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LCSH
Label: LCSH
Definition: The set of labelled concepts specified by the Library of Congress Subject Headings.
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#LCSH-003
Term Name: MESH
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MESH
Label: MeSH
Definition: The set of labelled concepts specified by the Medical Subject Headings.
See: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/meshhome.html
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#MESH-003
Term Name: Postcode
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/Postcode
Label: Australian Postcode
Definition: The set of postcodes specified by the Australian Postal Corporation.
See: http://auspost.com.au/apps/postcode.html
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#Postcode-001
Term Name: TAGS
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/TAGS
Label: Thesaurus of Australian Governments
Definition: The set of labelled subject types specified by the Australian Government Information Management Office.
See: http://www.agimo.gov.au/services/tags
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#TAGS-002
Term Name: TGN
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/TGN
Label: TGN
Definition: The set of places specified by the Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names.
See: http://www.getty.edu/research/tools/vocabulary/tgn/
Type of Term: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#TGN-003

Syntax Encoding Schemes

Term Name: AglsAgent
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/AglsAgent
Label: AGLS Agent Scheme
Definition: The set of agents defined by contact details according to Dublin Core Structured Values.
See: http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/AglsAgent
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#AglsAgent-002
Term Name: AglsAvail
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/AglsAvail
Label: AGLS Availability Scheme
Definition: The set of resource availability or physical access to a resource defined by contact details according to Dublin Core Structured Values.
See: http://www.agls.gov.au/documents/AglsAvail
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/# AglsAvail-002
Term Name: Box
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Box
Label: DCMI Box
Definition: The set of regions in space defined by their geographic coordinates according to the DCMI Box Encoding Scheme.
See: http://dublincore.org/documents/dcmi-box/
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Box-003
Term Name: GOLD
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/GOLD
Label: Government Online Directory
Definition: The set of agents defined by contact details according to X500 syntax.
See: http://gold.directory.gov.au/
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#GOLD-002
Term Name: ISO3166
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/ISO3166
Label: ISO 3166
Definition: The set of codes listed in ISO 3166-1 for the representation of names of countries.
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#ISO3166-004
Term Name: ISO639-3
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/ISO639-3
Label: ISO 639-3
Definition: The set of three-letter codes listed in ISO 639-3 for the representation of names of languages.
See: http://www.sil.org/iso639-3/
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#ISO639-3-001
Term Name: ISO8601
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/ISO8601
Label: ISO8601
Definition: The set of dates and times constructed according to the ISO 8601 for the representation of dates and times.
Type of Term: Datatype
Term Name: Period
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Period
Label: DCMI Period
Definition: The set of time intervals defined by their limits according to the DCMI Period Encoding Scheme.
See: http://dublincore.org/documents/dcmi-period/
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Period-003
Term Name: Point
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Point
Label: DCMI Point
Definition: The set of points in space defined by their geographic coordinates according to the DCMI Point Encoding Scheme.
See: http://dublincore.org/documents/dcmi-point/
Label: RFC 5646
Definition: The set of tags constructed according to RFC 5646 for the identification of languages.
See: http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc5646.txt
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Point-003
Term Name: URI
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/URI
Label: URI
Definition: The set of identifiers constructed according to the generic syntax for Uniform Resource Identifiers as specified by the Internet Engineering Task Force.
See: http://www.ietf.org/rfc/rfc3986.txt
Type of Term: Datatype
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#URI-003

Classes

Term Name: Agent
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Agent
Label: Agent
Definition: A resource that acts or has the power to act.
Comment: Examples of Agent include person, organisation and software agent.
Type of Term: Class
Instance Of: http://purl.org/dc/terms/AgentClass
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Agent-001
Term Name: AgentClass
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/AgentClass
Label: Agent Class
Definition: A group of agents.
Comment: Examples of Agent Class include groups seen as classes, such as students, women, charities and lecturers.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#AgentClass-001
Term Name: AGLSAgentScheme
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/AGLSAgentScheme
Label: AGLSAgent Scheme
Definition: A set of agent encoding schemes and/or formats.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#AgentScheme-001
Term Name: AvailClass
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/AvailClass
Label: Availability Class
Definition: A set of availability encoding schemes and/or formats.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#AvailClass-001
Term Name: BibliographicResource
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/BibliographicResource
Label: Bibliographic Resource
Definition: A book, article or other documentary resource.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#BibliographicResource-00
Term Name: DocumentClass
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/DocumentClass
Label: Document Class
Definition: A set of document type encoding schemes and/or formats.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#DocumentClass-001
Term Name: FileFormat
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/FileFormat
Label: File Format
Definition: A digital resource format.
Comment: Examples include the formats defined by the list of Internet Media Types.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaType
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#FileFormat-001
Term Name: Frequency
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Frequency
Label: Frequency
Definition: A rate at which something recurs.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Frequency-001
Term Name: JuriClass
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/JuriClass
Label: Jurisdiction Class
Definition: A set of jurisdiction encoding schemes and/or formats.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#JuriClass-001
Term Name: Jurisdiction
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Jurisdiction
Label: Jurisdiction
Definition: The extent or range of judicial, law enforcement or other authority.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Jurisdiction-001
Term Name: LicenseDocument
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LicenseDocument
Label: License Document
Definition: A legal document giving official permission to do something with a Resource.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/RightsStatement
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#LicenseDocument-001
Term Name: LinguisticSystem
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LinguisticSystem
Label: Linguistic System
Comment: Examples include written, spoken, sign and computer languages.
Definition: A system of signs, symbols, sounds, gestures or rules used in communication.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#LinguisticSystem-001
Term Name: Location
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Location
Label: Location
Definition: A spatial region or named place.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Location-001
Term Name: LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction
Label: Location, Period, or Jurisdiction
Definition: A location, period of time or jurisdiction.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction-001
Term Name: MediaType
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaType
Label: Media Type
Definition: A file format or physical medium.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaTypeOrExtent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#MediaType-001
Term Name: MediaTypeOrExtent
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaTypeOrExtent
Label: Media Type or Extent
Definition: A media type or extent.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#MediaTypeOrExtent-001
Term Name: PeriodOfTime
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/PeriodOfTime
Label: Period of Time
Definition: An interval of time that is named or defined by its start and end dates.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/LocationPeriodOrJurisdiction
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#PeriodOfTime-001
Term Name: PhysicalMedium
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/PhysicalMedium
Label: Physical Medium
Definition: A physical material or carrier.
Comment: Examples include paper, canvas or DVD.
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/PhysicalResource
Label: Physical Resource
Definition: A material thing.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaType
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#PhysicalResource-001
Term Name: Policy
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Policy
Label: Policy
Definition: A plan or course of action by an authority, intended to influence and determine decisions, actions and other matters.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Policy-001
Term Name: RightsStatement
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/RightsStatement
Label: Rights Statement
Definition: A statement about the intellectual property rights (IPR) held in or over a Resource, a legal document giving official permission to do something with a Resource, or a statement about access rights.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#RightsStatement-001
Term Name: ServiceClass
URI: http://www.agls.gov.au/agls/terms/ServiceClass
Label: Service Class
Definition: A set of service type encoding schemes and/or formats.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#Class
Version: http://www.agls.gov.au/history/#ServiceClass-001
Term Name: SizeOrDuration
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/SizeOrDuration
Label: Size or Duration
Definition: A dimension or extent, or a time taken to play or execute.
Comment: Examples include a number of pages, a specification of length, width and breadth, or a period in hours, minutes and seconds.
Type of Term: Class
Narrower Than: http://purl.org/dc/terms/MediaTypeOrExtent
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#SizeOrDuration-001
Term Name: Standard
URI: http://purl.org/dc/terms/Standard
Label: Standard
Definition: A basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated.
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#Standard-001

Terms related to the DCMI Abstract Model

Term Name: memberOf
URI: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/memberOf
Label: Member Of
Definition: A relationship between a resource and a vocabulary encoding scheme which indicates that the resource is a member of a set.
See: http://dublincore.org/documents/abstract-model/
Type of Term: Property
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#memberOf-001
Term Name: VocabularyEncodingScheme
URI: http://purl.org/dc/dcam/VocabularyEncodingScheme
Label: Vocabulary Encoding Scheme
Definition: An enumerated set of resources.
See: http://dublincore.org/documents/abstract-model/
Type of Term: Class
Version: http://dublincore.org/usage/terms/history/#VocabularyEncodingScheme-001