Guide

Application profiles

An RDA application profile specifies which RDA entities, elements, and value vocabularies are used in a specific application of RDA metadata.

The RDA Registry provides the compact URIs (curies), labels, definitions, and scope notes for RDA entities and elements in the RDA element sets.

The RDA Registry provides the compact URIs (curies), labels, definitions, and scope notes for RDA value vocabularies in the RDA Reference value vocabularies.

An RDA application profile may also specify the recording method that is used.

The RDA Registry provides a Map from RDA properties to recording methods.

An RDA application profile may be used to drive a data-entry interface that is linked to the RDA Toolkit guidance and instructions.

The RDA Registry provides an Alignment from RDA elements and entities to RDA Toolkit.