On March 3, our data curation class had lecture at University of Illinois. We talked about how FRBR can be refactored for data sets. FRBR is designed to handle “document-like” objects, but we need a new system to handle “dataset-like” objects. Allen Renear and Simone Sacchi explained this diagram and called it “Refactored FRBR for Datasets.”
Whereas FRBR has 4 levels as follows,
This new FRBR refactored for datasets, which they call the “Simple Stack,” has four levels as follows:
These levels are shown in the diagram below. I will attempt to explain the four levels and what mean in a separate post or posts.