Type of People in the Person Group

Role of the persons being named in <person-group> element (for example, authors, editors, members of the G&S chorus).

Attribute Values

In Element

allauthorsUsed to identify a complete list of authors when a subset of the author group is used elsewhere in the citation. This may occur, for example, when a citation identifies both a book and a chapter within the book.
assigneePersons to whom a patent is awarded.
authorContent creators.
compilerPersons who put together a composite work from multiple sources.
editorContent editors.
guest-editorContent editors that have been invited to edit all or part of a work.
inventorIdea, software, or machine creators.
transedEditors of a translated version of a work.
translatorPersons who translated the cited work from one language into another.
Restriction: This is an optional attribute; there is no default.