Bibliographic Reference

Validate against: http://json-schema.org/schema#

Type: object

Description

A bibliographic Reference. Note: The type field in a reference refers to the type of reference, not the type of DLx object.

Schema Definitions

This schema defines the following subschemas for reuse:

  • Person: person

    Type: object

    Description

    An object representing a Person

    Properties

    The following properties are defined for this object:

    • First Name: firstName

      Type: string

      Description

      The first name(s) of this author

    • Last Name: lastName

      Type: string

      Description

      The last name(s) of this author

    Additional Properties

    Any additional properties must adhere to the following schema:

    No values are valid for this schema.

Required Properties

  • title

Properties

The following properties are defined for this object:

  • ID: id

    Description

    A unique database identifier for this Reference

  • Authors: authors

    Type: array

    Description

    An array of authors for this Reference

    Items must be unique: true

    Items

    Each item in this array must adhere to the following schema:

    Author: authors

    Type: object

    Description

    A Person object representing an author

    Referenced Schema

    This item must validate against the following schema:

    #/definitions/person

  • City: city

    Type: string

    Description

    The city in which this reference was published

  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI): doi

    Type: string

    Description

    The Digtial Object Identifier (DOI) for this publication. This should be just the DOI itself, not a URL (e.g. 10.1075/cal.20.02hie not https://doi.org/10.1075/cal.20.02hie).

  • Edition: edition

    Type: integer

    Description

    The edition of this Reference, formatted as an integer

  • Editors: editors

    Type: array

    Description

    An array of editors for this Reference

    Items must be unique: true

    Items

    Each item in this array must adhere to the following schema:

    Editor: editors

    Type: object

    Description

    An object representing an editor

    Properties

    The following properties are defined for this object:

    • First Name: firstName

      Type: string

      Description

      The first name(s) of this editor

    • Last Name: lastName

      Type: string

      Description

      The last name(s) of this editor

    Additional Properties

    Any additional properties must adhere to the following schema:

    No values are valid for this schema.

  • Issue: issue

    Type: string

    Description

    The publication issue

  • Pages: pages

    Type: string

    Description

    The page numbers of this Reference

  • Publication: publication

    Type: string

    Description

    The publication where this item was published

  • Publisher (or Institution): publisher

    Type: string

    Description

    The name of the publisher of this reference, or the institution where it was published

  • Series: series

    Type: string

    Description

    The series in which this publication was published

  • Title: title

    Type: string

    Description

    The title of this publication

  • Translators: translators

    Type: array

    Description

    An array of translators for this Reference

    Items must be unique: true

    Items

    Each item in this array must adhere to the following schema:

    Translator (Person): translators

    Type: object

    Description

    A Person object representing a translator

    Referenced Schema

    This item must validate against the following schema:

    #/definitions/person

  • Publication Type: type

    Type: string

    Description

    The type of publication

    Allowed Values

    • "journal article"
    • "book"
    • "generic"
    • "book section"
    • "conference proceedings"
    • "working paper"
    • "report"
    • "web page"
    • "thesis"
    • "magazine article"
    • "newspaper article"
    • "television broadcast"
    • "encyclopedia article"
    • "film"
  • URL: url

    Type: string

    Description

    A URL for this Reference

    Format: uri

  • Volume: volume

    Type: integer

    Description

    The volume number for this publication

  • Year: year

    Type: integer

    Description

    The year this item was published. Use a positive integer for AD / ACE, and a negative integer for BC / BCE.

Additional Properties

Any additional properties must adhere to the following schema:

This schema imposes no restrictions. All values are valid.