Properties Listed by Language

  preferred label Object Published
English definition A material thing Published
English scope note The entity defined as object encompasses a comprehensive range of material things that may be the subject of a work: animate and inanimate objects occurring in nature; fixed, movable, and moving objects that are the product of human creation; objects that no longer exist. For the purposes of this study objects are treated as entities only to the extent that they are the subject of a work (e.g., as the subject of a scientific study, etc.). [Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records: Final Report, p.26] Published