Elements defined

pbcoreGenre

pbcoreGenre is an element that describes the Genre of the asset, which can be defined as a categorical description informed by the topical nature or a particular style or form of the content.

Best Practice: Genre refers to the intellectual content of the asset, whereas the element Asset Type defines a broader structural category; i.e. an asset might have the Asset Type of Segment, with a Genre of News, together defining a news segment.

Usage: optional, repeatable

Attributes

  • source: optional | The source attribute provides the name of the authority used to declare the value of the element. Required attribute for pbcoreIdentifier and instantiationIdentifier elements. Can be used as an attribute of any element.
  • ref: optional | The ref attribute is used to supply a source‚Äôs URI for the value of the element. Can be used as an attribute of any element.
  • version: optional | The version attribute identifies any version information about the authority or convention used to express data of this element. Can be used as an attribute of any element.
  • annotation: optional | The annotation attribute includes narrative information intended to clarify the nature of data used in the element. Can be used as an attribute of any element.
  • startTime: optional | The startTime attribute combines with the endTime attribute to define a specific media segment within a broader timeline of an asset and/or instantiation. Can be used as an attribute of the following elements - contributor, coverage, creator, instantiationRights, pbcoreDescription, pbcoreGenre, pbcoreInstantiation, pbcoreInstantiationDocument, pbcorePart, pbcoreRightsSummary, pbcoreSubject, pbcoreTitle, publisher.
  • endTime: optional | The endTime attribute combines with a similar value in the startTime attribute to define a specific media segment within a broader timeline of an asset and/or instantiation. Can be used as an attribute of the following elements - contributor, coverage, creator, instantiationRights, pbcoreDescription, pbcoreGenre, pbcoreInstantiation, pbcoreInstantiationDocument, pbcorePart, pbcoreRightsSummary, pbcoreSubject, pbcoreTitle, publisher.
  • timeAnnotation: optional | The timeAnnotation attribute includes narrative information intended to clarify the nature of data used in the element. Can be used as an attribute of the following elements - contributor, coverage, creator, instantiationRights, pbcoreDescription, pbcoreGenre, pbcoreInstantiation, pbcoreInstantiationDocument, pbcorePart, pbcoreRightsSummary, pbcoreSubject, pbcoreTitle, publisher.

Subelements

This element does not have any subelements.

Controlled Vocabularies

Example

  
    <pbcoreGenre source="PBCore pbcoreGenre" ref="http://metadataregistry.org/concept/show/id/2449.html">History</pbcoreGenre>
  
  
    <pbcoreGenre source="EBU Content Genre" ref="http://www.ebu.ch/metadata/cs/web/ebu_ContentGenreCS_p.xml.htm">Goat roping</pbcoreGenre>
  
  
    <pbcoreGenre source="TGM" ref="http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/graphicMaterials/tgm003474.html">Educational/cultural films & video</pbcoreGenre>