Registry FaBiO, the FRBR-aligned Bibliographic Ontology

The FRBR-aligned Bibliographic Ontology (FaBiO) is an ontology for describing entities that are published or potentially publishable (e.g., journal articles, conference papers, books), and that contain or are referred to by bibliographic references.

bibliography citation data model ontology protocol publication report spar subject agnostic
Homepage Repository OWL
Silvio Peroni   0000-0003-0530-4305   essepuntato
Pattern for Local Unique Identifiers
Missing LUI pattern
Example Local Unique Identifier
d4e2515   Resolve
Example CURIE
2012 FaBiO and CiTO: Ontologies for describing bibliographic resources and citations

A summary of the relations in the Bioregistry schema can be found here.

In Collection
SPAR Ontologies
Metaregistry FaBiO, the FRBR-aligned Bibliographic Ontology

The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are 4 mappings to external registries for this resource with 2 unique external prefixes.

Registry Name Registry Metaprefix External Prefix Curate
AberOWL AberOWL logo aberowl FaBiO
Biolink Biolink Model Registry logo biolink fabio
FAIRSharing FAIRSharing logo fairsharing FAIRsharing.2f3180
LOV Linked Open Vocabularies logo lov fabio
RDF Information

When using this resource in RDF, the following URI format should be used:$1


A provider turns a local unique identifiers from a resource into a URI. Many providers are also resolvable as URLs (i.e., they can be used in a web browser).

The local unique identifier d4e2515 is used to demonstrate the providers available for FaBiO, the FRBR-aligned Bibliographic Ontology. A guide for curating additional providers can be found here.

Name Metaprefix URI
FaBiO, the FRBR-aligned Bibliographic Ontology fabio
FaBiO, the FRBR-aligned Bibliographic Ontology (RDF) rdf
Bioregistry bioregistry