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Thing Types

All type schemas that are derived from Thing

This schema type is marked as experimental 🧪 and is subject to change.


schema:ThingThingThe most generic type of item.
schema:ArticleArticleAn article, including news and scholarly articles.
schema:AudioObjectAudioObjectAn audio file
schema:BrandBrandA brand used by an organization or person for labeling a product, product group, or similar.
stencila:CitationIntentEnumerationCitationIntentEnumerationThe type or nature of a citation, both factually and rhetorically.
schema:ClaimClaimA claim represents specific reviewable facts or statements.
schema:CollectionCollectionA collection of CreativeWorks or other artifacts.
schema:CommentCommentA comment on an item, e.g on a Article, or SoftwareSourceCode.
schema:ContactPointContactPointA contact point, usually within an organization.
schema:CreativeWorkCreativeWorkA creative work, including books, movies, photographs, software programs, etc.
stencila:DatatableDatatableA table of data.
stencila:DatatableColumnDatatableColumnA column of data within a Datatable.
schema:DefinedTermDefinedTermA word, name, acronym, phrase, etc. with a formal definition.
schema:EnumerationEnumerationLists or enumerations, for example, a list of cuisines or music genres, etc.
stencila:FigureFigureEncapsulates one or more images, videos, tables, etc, and provides captions and labels for them.
schema:GrantGrantA grant, typically financial or otherwise quantifiable, of resources.
schema:ImageObjectImageObjectAn image file.
schema:ListItemListItemA single item in a list.
schema:MediaObjectMediaObjectA media object, such as an image, video, or audio object embedded in a web page or a downloadable dataset.
schema:MonetaryGrantMonetaryGrantA monetary grant.
schema:OrganizationOrganizationAn organization such as a school, NGO, corporation, club, etc.
schema:PeriodicalPeriodicalA periodical publication.
schema:PersonPersonA person (alive, dead, undead, or fictional).
schema:PostalAddressPostalAddressA physical mailing address.
schema:ProductProductAny offered product or service. For example, a pair of shoes; a haircut; or an episode of a TV show streamed online.
schema:PropertyValuePropertyValueA property-value pair.
schema:PublicationIssuePublicationIssueA part of a successively published publication such as a periodical or publication volume, often numbered.
schema:PublicationVolumePublicationVolumeA part of a successively published publication such as a periodical or multi-volume work.
schema:ReviewReviewA review of an item, e.g of an Article, or SoftwareSourceCode.
schema:SoftwareApplicationSoftwareApplicationA software application.
stencila:SoftwareEnvironmentSoftwareEnvironmentA computational environment.
stencila:SoftwareSessionSoftwareSessionDefinition of a compute session, including its software and compute resource requirements and status.
schema:SoftwareSourceCodeSoftwareSourceCodeComputer programming source code. Example: Full (compile ready) solutions, code snippet samples, scripts, templates.
schema:TableTableA table.
schema:VideoObjectVideoObjectA video file.
stencila:VolumeMountVolumeMountDescribes a volume mount from a host to container.

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