Documentation

PBCore is a metadata standard for audiovisual media developed by the public broadcasting community. PBCore 2.0 was released in January, 2011.

PBCore 2.0
Structure of PBCore
How-to


Prior versions of documentation are also preserved: PBCore 1.1 (January 2007) | PBCore 1.3 (August 2010)



PBCore 2.0


Samples

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Structure

PBCore 2.0 is made up of 4 content classes, 15 containers, and 82 elements. PBCore 2.0 makes use of 30 XML attributes. Attributes are used to further qualify or describe the elements and their values. Within a PBCore XML Document, the order of the elements is determined by the XSD.

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