Controlled Vocabularies: Creator/Contributor Role

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Term Name: act

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#act
Label:  Actor 
Definition:  A person or organization who principally exhibits acting skills in a musical or dramatic presentation or entertainment.

Term Name: adp

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#adp
Label:  Adaptor 
Definition:  A person or organization who 1) reworks a musical composition, usually for a different medium, or 2) rewrites novels or stories for motion pictures or other audiovisual medium.

Term Name: anl

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#anl
Label:  Analyst 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization that reviews, examines and interprets data or information in a specific area.

Term Name: ann

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ann
Label:  Annotator 
Definition:  A person who writes manuscript annotations on a printed item.

Term Name: arc

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#arc
Label:  Architect 
Definition:  A person or organization who designs structures or oversees their construction.

Term Name: arr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#arr
Label:  Arranger 
Definition:  A person or organization who transcribes a musical composition, usually for a different medium from that of the original; in an arrangement the musical substance remains essentially unchanged.

Term Name: arn

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#arn
Label:  Artisan 
Definition:  A person or organization who conceives and usually also produces a craft work such as a ceramic pot, textile, piece of jewelry, or furniture.
Note:  Locally developed code and definition.

Term Name: art

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#art
Label:  Artist 
Definition:  A person (e.g., a painter) or organization who conceives, and perhaps also implements, an original graphic design or work of art . . . . For book illustrators, prefer Illustrator [ill].

Term Name: asg

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#asg
Label:  Assignee 
Description:  A person or organization to whom a license for printing or publishing has been transferred.

Term Name: att

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#att
Label:  Attributed name 
Definition:  A person or organization associated with or found in an item or collection, which cannot be determined to be that of a Former owner [fmo] or other designated relator indicative of provenance.

Term Name: aut

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#aut
Label:  Author 
Definition:  A person or organization chiefly responsible for the intellectual or artistic content of a work, usually printed text. This term may also be used when more than one person or body bears such responsibility.

Term Name: aui

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#aui
Label:  Author of introduction, etc. 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization responsible for an introduction, preface, foreword, or other critical introductory matter, but who is not the chief author.

Term Name: bnd

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#bnd
Label:  Binder 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization responsible for the binding of printed or manuscript materials.

Term Name: ctg

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ctg
Label:  Cartographer 
Definition:  A person or organization responsible for the creation of maps and other cartographic materials.

Term Name: ctn

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ctn
Label:  Cartoonist 
Definition:  A person who specializes in drawing cartoons. (Much of this work is humorous, and is intended primarily for entertainment purposes.)

Term Name: cha

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#cha
Label:  Chair 
Definition:  Thesis/Dissertation Committee chair (or major professor)
Note:  For ETDs.

Term Name: cng

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#cng
Label:  Cinematographer 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who is in charge of the images captured for a motion picture film. The cinematographer works under the supervision of a director, and may also be referred to as director of photography. Do not confuse with videographer.

Term Name: clb

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#clb
Label:  Collaborator 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization that takes a limited part in the elaboration of a work of another person or organization that brings complements (e.g., appendices, notes) to the work.

Term Name: col

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#col
Label:  Collector 
Definition:  A person or organization who has brought together material from various sources that has been arranged, described, and cataloged as a collection. A collector is neither the creator of the material nor a person to whom manuscripts in the collection may have been addressed.

Term Name: cmr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#cmr
Label:  Committee Member 
Definition:  Use for a person who is a member of a Thesis/Dissertation advising committee.
Note:  For ETDs

Term Name: com

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#com
Label:  Compiler 
Definition:  A person or organization who produces a work or publication by selecting and putting together material from the works of various persons or bodies.

Term Name: cmp

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#cmp
Label:  Composer 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who creates a musical work, usually a piece of music in manuscript or printed form.

Term Name: cnd

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#cnd
Label:  Conductor 
Definition:  A person who directs a performing group (orchestra, chorus, opera, etc.)

Term Name: csl

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#csl
Label:  Consultant 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization relevant to a resource, who is called upon for professional advice or services in a specialized field of knowledge or training.

Term Name: ctb

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ctb
Label:  Contributor 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization one whose work has been contributed to a larger work, such as an anthology, serial publication, or other compilation of individual works. Do not use if the sole function in relation to a work is as author, editor, compiler or translator.

Term Name: cph

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#cph
Label:  Copyright holder 
Definition:  A person or organization to whom copy and legal rights have been granted or transferred for the intellectual content of a work. The copyright holder, although not necessarily the creator of the work, usually has the exclusive right to benefit financially from the sale and use of the work to which the associated copyright protection applies.

Term Name: crp

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#crp
Label:  Correspondent 
Definition:  A person or organization who was either the writer or recipient of a letter or other communication.

Term Name: dgg

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#dgg
Label:  Degree grantor 
Definition:  Use for the organization granting a degree for which the thesis or dissertation described was presented.

Term Name: dsr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#dsr
Label:  Designer 
Definition:  A person or organization responsible for a design

Term Name: drt

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#drt
Label:  Director 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who is responsible for the general management of a work or who supervises the production of a performance for stage, screen, or sound recording.

Term Name: dis

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#dis
Label:  Dissertant 
Definition:  Use for a person who presents a thesis for a university or higher-level educational degree.

Term Name: dst

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#dst
Label:  Distributor 
Definition:  A person or organization that has exclusive or shared marketing rights for an item.

Term Name: dnr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#dnr
Label:  Donor 
Definition:  A person or organization who is the donor of a book, manuscript, etc., to its present owner.

Term Name: drm

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#drm
Label:  Draftsman 
Definition:  Use for the person who prepares technical or mechanical drawings.

Term Name: edt

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#edt
Label:  Editor 
Definition:  A person or organization who prepares for publication a work not primarily his/her own, such as by elucidating text, adding introductory or other critical matter, or technically directing an editorial staff.

Term Name: egr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#egr
Label:  Engraver 
Definition:  A person or organization who cuts letters, figures, etc. on a surface, such as a wooden or metal plate, for printing

Term Name: exm

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#exm
Label:  Examiner 

Term Name: exp

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#exp
Label:  Expert 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization in charge of the description and appraisal of the value of goods, particularly rare items, works of art, etc.

Term Name: fmo

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#fmo
Label:  Former owner 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who owned an item at any time in the past. Includes those to whom the material was once presented. A person or organization giving the item to the present owner is designated as Donor [dnr]

Term Name: fnd

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#fnd
Label:  Funder 
Definition:  A person or organization that furnished financial support for the production of the work.

Term Name: ill

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ill
Label:  Illustrator 
Definition:  A person or organization who conceives, and perhaps also implements, a design or illustration, usually to accompany a written text.

Term Name: ive

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ive
Label:  Interviewee 
Definition:  A person or organization who is interviewed at a consultation or meeting, usually by a reporter, pollster, or some other information gathering agent.

Term Name: ivr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ivr
Label:  Interviewer 
Definition:  A person or organization who acts as a reporter, pollster, or other information gathering agent in a consultation or meeting involving one or more individuals.

Term Name: inv

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#inv
Label:  Inventor 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who first produces a particular useful item, or develops a new process for obtaining a known item or result.

Term Name: jrr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#jrr
Label:  Juror 

Term Name: lbt

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#lbt
Label:  Librettist 
Definition:  A person or organization who is a writer of the text of an opera, oratorio, etc.

Term Name: mfr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#mfr
Label:  Manufacturer 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization that makes an artifactual work (an object made or modified by one or more persons). Examples of artifactual works include vases, cannons or pieces of furniture.

Term Name: orm

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#orm
Label:  Organizer of meeting 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization responsible for organizing a meeting for which an item is the report or proceedings.

Term Name: org

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#org
Label:  Originator 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization performing the work, i.e., the name of a person or organization associated with the intellectual content of the work. This category does not include the publisher or personal affiliation, or sponsor except where it is also the corporate author.

Term Name: oth

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#oth
Label:  Other 
Definition:  Use for author or contributor term which have no equivalent in the MARC list or for terms which have not been assigned a code.
Note:  Locally developed code.

Term Name: own

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#own
Label:  Owner 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization that currently owns an item or collection.

Term Name: ppm

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ppm
Label:  Papermaker 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization responsible for the production of paper, usually from wood, cloth, or other fibrous material.

Term Name: prf

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#prf
Label:  Performer 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who exhibits musical or acting skills in a musical or dramatic presentation or entertainment, if specific codes for those functions ([act], [dnc], [itr], [voc], etc.) are not used. If specific codes are used, [prf] is used for a person whose principal skill is not known or specified.

Term Name: pht

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#pht
Label:  Photographer 
Definition:  A person or organization responsible for taking photographs, whether they are used in their original form or as reproductions.

Term Name: prt

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#prt
Label:  Printer 
Definition:  A person or organization who prints texts, whether from type or plates.

Term Name: pro

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#pro
Label:  Producer 
Definition:  A person or organization responsible for the making of a motion picture, including business aspects, management of the productions, and the commercial success of the work.

Term Name: ptr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ptr
Label:  Proprietor 
Description:  This is a local designation for a person holding granted rights to oversee the day-to-day activities involved in publication or production.

Term Name: rce

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#rce
Label:  Recording engineer 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who supervises the technical aspects of a sound or video recording session.

Term Name: rfr

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#rfr
Label:  Referee 

Term Name: rpt

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#rpt
Label:  Reporter 
Description:  A person or organization who writes or presents reports of news or current events on air or in print

Term Name: rth

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#rth
Label:  Research team head 
Definition:  Use for a person who directed or managed a research project.

Term Name: rtm

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#rtm
Label:  Research team member 
Definition:  Use for a person who participated in a research project but whose role did not involve direction or management of it.

Term Name: res

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#res
Label:  Researcher 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization responsible for performing research.

Term Name: ret

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ret
Label:  Retailer 
Description:  A person or organization or company or store that sells the item.

Term Name: scl

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#scl
Label:  Sculptor 
Definition:  A person or organization who models or carves figures that are three-dimensional representations.

Term Name: spk

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#spk
Label:  Speaker 
Description:  A performer contributing to a resource by speaking words, such as a lecture, speech, etc.

Term Name: spn

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#spn
Label:  Sponsor 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization that issued a contract or under the auspices of which a work has been written, printed, published, etc.

Term Name: srv

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#srv
Label:  Surveyor 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization who does measurements of tracts of land, etc. to determine location, forms, and boundaries.

Term Name: ths

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#ths
Label:  Thesis advisor 
Definition:  Use for a person under whose supervision a degree candidate develops and presents a thesis, memoire, or text of a dissertation.

Term Name: trc

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#trc
Label:  Transcriber 
Definition:  A person who prepares a handwritten or typewritten copy from original material, including from dictated or orally recorded material.

Term Name: trl

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#trl
Label:  Translator 
Definition:  A person or organization who renders a text from one language into another, or from an older form of a language into the modern form.

Term Name: tyg

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#tyg
Label:  Typographer 
Definition:  Use for a person or organization primarily responsible for choice and arrangement of type used in an item. If the typographer is also responsible for other aspects of the graphic design of a book (e.g., Book designer [bkd]), codes for both functions may be needed.

Term Name: wit

URI:  http://purl.org/NET/UNTL/vocabularies/agent-qualifiers/#wit
Label:  Witness 
Definition:  Use for a person who verifies the truthfulness of an event or action.