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Title:

KMODDL Type Vocabulary

Creator: CTS Metadata Services, Cornell University
Identifier: [http:kmoddl/documents/____/__/__/kmoddl-type-vocabulary]
Date Issued: 2004-11-02
Description: The KMODDL Type Vocabulary provides a list of terms used for KMODDL resource types.
 

Term Name:  Model

  Label: Model
  Definition: A tangible three-dimensional mechanism or machine designed for demonstration and/or teaching purposes.
 

Term Name:  StereolithographyFile

  Label: Stereolithography File
  Definition: A computer file that describes an object and provides the means of creating a tangible three-dimensional facsimile of it using rapid-prototyping technology.
 

Term Name:  VRM

  Label: Virtual Reality Model
  Definition: A virtual world in 3D that can be viewed locally on one's computer or across the Internet.
 

Term Name:  StillImage

  Label: Still Image
  Definition: A static visual representation of an object.
 

Term Name:  Movie

  Label: Movie
  Definition: A digital file in one of several formats that combines multiple photographic images to create the illusion of movement. Movies may depict a sequence of movements in time or provide 360-degree panoramic views of a static object. Movie formats such as QTVR offer a “virtual reality” environment in which the still images appear in a sequence determined by the motion of a user interface device, such as a mouse; other formats utilize standard video functions such as play, rewind and fast forward.
 

Term Name:  Simulation

  Label: Simulation
  Definition: Produced by a kinematic simulator, a Simulation illustrates the geometric motion of a model while allowing the user to interact with it--to push and pull it in unscripted ways, modifying it and observing the consequences, even to break it.
 

Term Name:  Biography

  Label: Biography
  Definition: A biography of a KMODDL contributor, or of a significant figure in the history and theory of mechanisms and machines.
 

Term Name:  Tutorial

  Label: Tutorial
  Definition: An online document or set of linked documents that provide(s) guidance in using KMODDL materials to learn and teach about specific concepts.
 

Term Name:  Book_Digital

  Label: Digital Book
  Definition: A digital full-length book.
 

Term Name:  Book_Print

  Label: Print Book
  Definition: A print full-length book.
 

Term Name:  BookSection_Digital

  Label: Digital Book Section
  Definition: A section of a book, typically a chapter, in digital form.
 

Term Name:  BookSection_Print

  Label: Print Book Section
  Definition: A section of a book, typically a chapter, in print form.
 

Term Name:  Paper_Digital

  Label: Digital Paper
  Definition: A scholarly paper in digital form.
 

Term Name:  Paper_Print

  Label: Print Paper
  Definition: A scholarly paper in print form.
 

Term Name:  Article_Digital

  Label: Digital Article
  Definition: An article, e.g. an offprint from a journal, in digital form.
 

Term Name:  Article_Print

  Label: Print Article
  Definition: An article, e.g. an offprint from a journal, in print form.
 

Term Name:  ConferenceProceeding_Digital

  Label: Digital Conference Proceeding
  Definition: A conference proceeding in digital form.
 

Term Name:  ConferenceProceeding_Print

  Label: Print Conference Proceeding
  Definition: A conference proceeding in print form.
 

Term Name:  ThesisDissertation_Digital

  Label: Digital Thesis/Dissertation
  Definition: A thesis or dissertation in digital form.
 

Term Name:  ThesisDissertation_Print

  Label: Print Thesis/Dissertation
  Definition: A thesis or dissertation in print form.