Formatting information includes descriptions of the format of the digital object (which may be a surrogate created for upload and display online) and information about the physical manifestation (if the original object was analog). Each of the following should be recorded in their own column. Depending on the software you are using, they may be able to be created in an automated fashion from the contents of other columns. For more information, contact your metadata librarian.
|Type of Object||Value in Internet Media Type|
|MP3 audio files||audio/mpeg|
|MP4 video files||video/mp4|
This data will be nested inside multiple top level elements. For clarity, much of the information above will be duplicated. However, as long as you follow the instructions above, the metadata librarian will be able to insure that your data is incorporated into the proper element described below.
Attributes: authority; authorityURI; valueURI; xml:lang; collection (yes); manuscript (yes); displayLabel; usage (primary); altRepGroup
No subelements; data is nested immediately inside the typeOfResource element
usage (primary); altRepGroup