Friday, December 1, 2017

How many entity groups does FRBR describe?

(a) 2

(b) 3

(c) 6

(d) 4

Library and Information Science Quiz Questions Answers


(b) 3

FRBR describes 3 entity groups.

Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records (FRBR)


FRBR comprises groups of entities:
  • Group 1 entities are work, expression, manifestation, and item (WEMI). They represent the products of intellectual or artistic endeavor.
  • Group 2 entities are person, family and corporate body, responsible for the custodianship of Group 1’s intellectual or artistic endeavor.
  • Group 3 entities are subjects of Group 1 or Group 2’s intellectual endeavor, and include concepts, objects, events, places.