3.9.1 Relation between Resources.

Decisions related to various situations are numbered in the table and flowchart below. For each decision, find your situation according to the question and select an action.

Relation being described: The resource is related to another resource



  • When a resource is related to another resource, a decision should be made regarding whether the relations between the two resources need to be described.  
  • In describing the relations, a great number of relation types can be used.  The available metadata terms listed below do not form an exhaustive list.  Other types may exist.
  • The involved resources should always be represented by their identifiers.  Values for this property are always the identifiers.