NIEM Progression 5

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A collection of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of paper, parchment, or other material, usually fastened together to hinge at one side.

nc:Publication holds other objects.

nc:Publication can hold any of these following objects, starting with the most specific and becoming more generic as you move down the list:


A document of whom the role object is a function.

Holds other objects.


A person who originates or gives existence to a publication.

Holds text.


A date of a publication

Holds other objects.


A unique, numerical, commercial book identifier.

Holds text.


A unique, numerical, commercial periodical publication identifier.

Holds text.


A unique identification of a publication assigned by a library to classify, organize, and track publications, e.g. Dewey Decimal System Number.

Holds other objects.


A data element for page or page numbers on which a publication is appeared in a periodical

Holds text.


An owner of the copyright for the publication.

Holds text.


An area of knowledge.

Holds text.


A name given to a publication.

Holds text.