11. Resource Type (M)

oaire:resourceType

11.1. Cardinality

Mandatory

Occurrence: 1

11.2. Definition and Usage Instruction

The type of scientific output the resource is a manifestation of. It describes the genre of the resource.

Usage

The attribute resourceTypeGeneral is used to categorize the resource to belong to a main class of research outputs. The attribute uri holds an HTTP URI of a resource type concept and indicates the sub-property of resourceTypeGeneral. The label of this concept is used as value for the ResourceType element.

Do Not Confuse With

  • Format (R) which describes the media type of this resource.

Remarks

  • former versions of the OpenAIRE Guidelines used the info:eu-repo vocabulary for publication types.
  • adopting resourceType element from DataCite MetadataKernel v4.1.
  • adding the uri attribute for resource type concept URI to this application profile

11.2.1. Property resourceType (M, 1)

Use the label of the resource type term as value. In the below table the preferred english labels are listed, but labels (preferred or alternative) in other languages can be chosen from the COAR Resource Type Vocabulary.

11.2.2. Attribute resourceTypeGeneral (M)

The general type of a resource.

Controlled list values

  • literature
  • dataset
  • software
  • other research product

11.2.3. Attribute uri (M)

Use terms from the COAR Resource Type Vocabulary (occurrence: 1).

Controlled list values

conceptURI label
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_1162 annotation
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_0640 journal
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_6501 journal article
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_545b letter to the editor
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_b239 editorial
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_2df8fbb1 research article
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_dcae04bc review article
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_beb9 data paper
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_3e5a contribution to journal
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_ba08 book review
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_3248 book part
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_2f33 book
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_86bc bibliography
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_816b preprint
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_8042 working paper
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_71bd technical documentation
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18gh technical report
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18ws research report
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18hj report to funding agency
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18op project deliverable
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_186u policy report
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18wq other type of report
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18wz memorandum
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18ww internal report
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_efa0 review
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_baaf research proposal
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_ba1f report part
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_93fc report
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_15cd patent
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18co conference poster not in proceedings
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18cp conference paper not in proceedings
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_6670 conference poster
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_5794 conference paper
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_c94f conference object
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_f744 conference proceedings
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_7a1f bachelor thesis
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_bdcc master thesis
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_db06 doctoral thesis
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_46ec thesis
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_0857 letter
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_8544 lecture
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18cf text
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18cw musical notation
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18cd musical composition
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_18cc sound
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_12ce video
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_8a7e moving image
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_2659 periodical
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_ecc8 still image
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_c513 image
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_12cd map
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_12cc cartographic material
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_5ce6 software
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_ddb1 dataset
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_e9a0 interactive resource
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_7ad9 website
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_393c workflow
http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_1843 other

11.3. Example

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<oaire:resourceType resourceTypeGeneral="literature" uri="http://purl.org/coar/resource_type/c_6501">journal article</oaire:resourceType>