The bibliographical information included with the DVD edition of the BCCWJ is offered in the following categories.
Data relating to the bilbliographical information (in Bibliography.txt) on the original texts samples were extracted from is presented as in the 15 examples in table 8-1.
|1||Bibliographical ID (Bib_ID)||The ID assigned to the original text the sample was taken from.|
|2||Title||Title of the original text.|
|3||Subtitle||Subtitle(s) of the original text.|
|4||Number||Number of the original text.|
|5||Author Information (Bib_author)||Information RE: those responsible for the original text (e.g. author, editor, editor-in-chief, etc.)|
|6||Publisher||Publisher (or publishing company) of the original text.|
|7||Year||Year of publication of the original text.|
|8||ISBN||ISBN of the original text.|
|9||Format (Size)||The size of the original text.|
|10||Page Count (Pages)||The number of pages in the original text.|
|11||Genre (1)||Information related to the genre of the original text (1).|
|12||Genre (2)||Information related to the genre of the original text (2).|
|13||Genre (3)||Information related to the genre of the original text (3).|
|14||Genre (4)||Information related to the genre of the original text (4).|
|15||Author ID||An ID number assigned to those responsible for the original work.|
The table in the link below gives illustrations of the different types of bibliographical information given. It is presented in 15 tab-delimited columns. A "-" in a tab indicates that no information of that type is given for the media in question.
Data related to sampling information of the original text (in Sample_info.txt) includes sample IDs and information related to acquisition methods, as shown in the five examples in table 8-3.
|1||Sample ID (Sample_ID)||Unique ID assigned to the sample.|
|2||Bibliographical ID (Bib_ID)||ID assigned to the original text the sample was extracted from.|
|3||Sample extraction page reference (Sampling_page)||The page the sample was taken from.|
|4||Sample extraction point coordinates (Sampling_point)||The coordinates the sample was taken starting from.|
Sampling Information Data examples can be found in table 8-4.
|Mintes of the National Diet||OM11_00001||MD_80010001||-||-|
The directory information (in Directory.txt) is made up of the information regarding author and organization names (such as the author themselves, the editor, editor-in-chief, etc.) found in the "Author Information" (Bib_author) fields of the bibliographical data file (Bibliography.txt), as well as the names of the actual authors of the individual sections of an article. The data is organized as shown in the table below.
|1||Directory ID (Directory_ID)||Unique ID number assigned to the author or organization responsible for the work.|
|2||Name (Name)||The name of the author or organizations respondible for the work.|
|3||Sex||The gender of the author.|
|4||Birth Year||Decade of birth of the author.|
An example of directory information is found in the following table.
|840303||Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare Labour Standards Bureau|
|2502212||NHK "Project X" production team|
The article information data (in Article.txt) aims to give information related to the actual author of the "Articles" contained in each sample, as well as giving the dates of their first appearance. The data is organized as shown in the table below.
|1||Sample ID (Sample_ID)||A unique ID number given to each sample.|
|2||Article ID (Article_ID)||A unique ID number given to each article.|
|3||Directory ID (Directory_ID)||Unique ID number assigned to the actual author of each article.|
|4||Role||The role of the listed author (e.g. actual author, author, or translator)|
|5||Information on First Appearance||Gives the date of the first appearance of the work.|
|6||Information on First Publication||Gives the date of the first publication of the work.|
Examples of article information data can be found in the following table.
Please note that article information data is only give for the "Book", "Journal/magazine" and "Newspaper" registers.