Organization

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An organization such as a school, NGO, corporation, club, etc.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from schema:Organization
schema:address schema:PostalAddress Physical address of the item.
schema:aggregateRating schema:AggregateRating The overall rating, based on a collection of reviews or ratings, of the item.
schema:brand schema:Organization  or
schema:Brand 
The brand(s) associated with a product or service, or the brand(s) maintained by an organization or business person.
schema:contactPoint schema:ContactPoint A contact point for a person or organization. Supersedes schema:contactPoints.
schema:department schema:Organization A relationship between an organization and a department of that organization, also described as an organization (allowing different urls, logos, opening hours). For example: a store with a pharmacy, or a bakery with a cafe.
schema:dissolutionDate schema:Date The date that this organization was dissolved.
schema:duns schema:Text The Dun & Bradstreet DUNS number for identifying an organization or business person.
schema:email schema:Text Email address.
schema:employee schema:Person Someone working for this organization. Supersedes schema:employees.
schema:event schema:Event Upcoming or past event associated with this place, organization, or action. Supersedes schema:events.
schema:faxNumber schema:Text The fax number.
schema:founder schema:Person A person who founded this organization. Supersedes schema:founders.
schema:foundingDate schema:Date The date that this organization was founded.
schema:foundingLocation schema:Place The place where the Organization was founded.
schema:globalLocationNumber schema:Text The Global Location Number (GLN, sometimes also referred to as International Location Number or ILN) of the respective organization, person, or place. The GLN is a 13-digit number used to identify parties and physical locations.
schema:hasPOS schema:Place Points-of-Sales operated by the organization or person.
schema:interactionCount schema:Text A count of a specific user interactions with this item—for example, 20 UserLikes, 5 UserComments, or 300 UserDownloads. The user interaction type should be one of the sub types of UserInteraction.
schema:isicV4 schema:Text The International Standard of Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC), Revision 4 code for a particular organization, business person, or place.
schema:legalName schema:Text The official name of the organization, e.g. the registered company name.
schema:location schema:PostalAddress  or
schema:Place 
The location of the event, organization or action.
schema:logo schema:ImageObject  or
schema:URL 
An associated logo.
schema:makesOffer schema:Offer A pointer to products or services offered by the organization or person.
schema:member schema:Organization  or
schema:Person 
A member of an Organization or a ProgramMembership. Organizations can be members of organizations; ProgramMembership is typically for individuals. Supersedes schema:members, schema:musicGroupMember.
Inverse property: schema:memberOf.
schema:memberOf schema:Organization  or
schema:ProgramMembership 
An Organization (or ProgramMembership) to which this Person or Organization belongs.
Inverse property: schema:member.
schema:naics schema:Text The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for a particular organization or business person.
schema:owns schema:OwnershipInfo  or
schema:Product 
Products owned by the organization or person.
schema:review schema:Review A review of the item. Supersedes schema:reviews.
schema:seeks schema:Demand A pointer to products or services sought by the organization or person (demand).
schema:subOrganization schema:Organization A relationship between two organizations where the first includes the second, e.g., as a subsidiary. See also: the more specific 'department' property.
schema:taxID schema:Text The Tax / Fiscal ID of the organization or person, e.g. the TIN in the US or the CIF/NIF in Spain.
schema:telephone schema:Text The telephone number.
schema:vatID schema:Text The Value-added Tax ID of the organization or person.
Properties from schema:Thing
schema:additionalType schema:URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
schema:alternateName schema:Text An alias for the item.
schema:description schema:Text A short description of the item.
schema:image schema:URL  or
schema:ImageObject 
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
schema:name schema:Text The name of the item.
schema:potentialAction schema:Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
schema:sameAs schema:URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
schema:url schema:URL URL of the item.


Instances of schema:Organization may appear as values for the following properties
PropertyOn TypesDescription
schema:acquiredFrom schema:OwnershipInfo The organization or person from which the product was acquired.
schema:affiliation schema:Person An organization that this person is affiliated with. For example, a school/university, a club, or a team.
schema:agent schema:Action The direct performer or driver of the action (animate or inanimate). e.g. *John* wrote a book.
schema:attendee schema:Event A person or organization attending the event. Supersedes schema:attendees.
schema:author schema:CreativeWork The author of this content. Please note that author is special in that HTML 5 provides a special mechanism for indicating authorship via the rel tag. That is equivalent to this and may be used interchangeably.
schema:branchOf schema:LocalBusiness The larger organization that this local business is a branch of, if any.
schema:brand schema:Organization  or
schema:Product  or
schema:Person 
The brand(s) associated with a product or service, or the brand(s) maintained by an organization or business person.
schema:broadcaster schema:BroadcastService The organization owning or operating the broadcast service.
schema:broker schema:Order  or
schema:Reservation  or
schema:Invoice 
An entity that arranges for an exchange between a buyer and a seller. In most cases a broker never acquires or releases ownership of a product or service involved in an exchange. If it is not clear whether an entity is a broker, seller, or buyer, the latter two terms are preferred. Supersedes schema:bookingAgent.
schema:composer schema:MusicComposition The person or organization who wrote the composition.
schema:contributor schema:CreativeWork A secondary contributor to the CreativeWork.
schema:copyrightHolder schema:CreativeWork The party holding the legal copyright to the CreativeWork.
schema:creator schema:CreativeWork  or
schema:UserComments 
The creator/author of this CreativeWork or UserComments. This is the same as the Author property for CreativeWork.
schema:creditedTo schema:MusicRelease The group the release is credited to if different than the byArtist. For example, Red and Blue is credited to "Stefani Germanotta Band", but by Lady Gaga.
schema:customer schema:Order  or
schema:Invoice 
Party placing the order or paying the invoice.
schema:department schema:Organization A relationship between an organization and a department of that organization, also described as an organization (allowing different urls, logos, opening hours). For example: a store with a pharmacy, or a bakery with a cafe.
schema:endorsee schema:EndorseAction A sub property of participant. The person/organization being supported.
schema:endorsers schema:Diet People or organizations that endorse the plan.
schema:followee schema:FollowAction A sub property of object. The person or organization being followed.
schema:hiringOrganization schema:JobPosting Organization offering the job position.
schema:hostingOrganization schema:ProgramMembership The organization (airline, travelers' club, etc.) the membership is made with.
schema:issuedBy schema:Permit  or
schema:Ticket 
The organization issuing the ticket or permit.
schema:landlord schema:RentAction A sub property of participant. The owner of the real estate property.
schema:manufacturer schema:Drug  or
schema:Product  or
schema:DietarySupplement 
The manufacturer of the product.
schema:member schema:Organization  or
schema:ProgramMembership 
A member of an Organization or a ProgramMembership. Organizations can be members of organizations; ProgramMembership is typically for individuals. Supersedes schema:members.
inverse property: schema:memberOf.
schema:memberOf schema:Organization  or
schema:Person 
An Organization (or ProgramMembership) to which this Person or Organization belongs.
inverse property: schema:member.
schema:organizer schema:Event An organizer of an Event.
schema:participant schema:Action Other co-agents that participated in the action indirectly. e.g. John wrote a book with *Steve*.
schema:performer schema:Event A performer at the event—for example, a presenter, musician, musical group or actor. Supersedes schema:performers.
schema:producer schema:CreativeWork The person or organization who produced the work (e.g. music album, movie, tv/radio series etc.).
schema:productionCompany schema:MediaObject  or
schema:RadioSeries  or
schema:TVSeries  or
schema:MovieSeries  or
schema:Movie  or
schema:VideoGameSeries  or
schema:Season  or
schema:Episode 
The production company or studio responsible for the item e.g. series, video game, episode etc.
schema:provider schema:Reservation  or
schema:Service  or
schema:CreativeWork  or
schema:BusTrip  or
schema:ParcelDelivery  or
schema:Invoice  or
schema:Flight  or
schema:TrainTrip 
The service provider, service operator, or service performer; the goods producer. Another party (a seller) may offer those services or goods on behalf of the provider. A provider may also serve as the seller. Supersedes schema:carrier.
schema:publisher schema:CreativeWork The publisher of the creative work.
schema:recipient schema:PayAction  or
schema:SendAction  or
schema:CommunicateAction  or
schema:AuthorizeAction  or
schema:TipAction  or
schema:GiveAction  or
schema:DonateAction  or
schema:ReturnAction 
A sub property of participant. The participant who is at the receiving end of the action.
schema:recognizingAuthority schema:MedicalEntity If applicable, the organization that officially recognizes this entity as part of its endorsed system of medicine.
schema:recordLabel schema:MusicRelease The label that issued the release.
schema:reviewedBy schema:WebPage People or organizations that have reviewed the content on this web page for accuracy and/or completeness.
schema:seller schema:Demand  or
schema:Order  or
schema:Offer  or
schema:Flight  or
schema:BuyAction 
An entity which offers (sells / leases / lends / loans) the services / goods. A seller may also be a provider. Supersedes schema:merchant.
schema:sender schema:ReceiveAction A sub property of participant. The participant who is at the sending end of the action.
schema:serviceOperator schema:GovernmentService The operating organization, if different from the provider. This enables the representation of services that are provided by an organization, but operated by another organization like a subcontractor.
schema:sourceOrganization schema:CreativeWork The Organization on whose behalf the creator was working.
schema:sponsor schema:MedicalStudy Sponsor of the study.
schema:subOrganization schema:Organization A relationship between two organizations where the first includes the second, e.g., as a subsidiary. See also: the more specific 'department' property.
bgn:translator schema:CreativeWork Organization or person who adapts a creative work to different languages, regional differences and technical requirements of a target market.
schema:underName schema:Reservation  or
schema:Ticket 
The person or organization the reservation or ticket is for.
schema:worksFor schema:Person Organizations that the person works for.

More specific Types
  • schema:Airline
  • schema:Corporation
  • schema:EducationalOrganization
  • schema:GovernmentOrganization
  • schema:LocalBusiness
  • bgn:Meeting
  • schema:NGO
  • schema:PerformingGroup
  • schema:SportsOrganization

    Prefixes used:

  • schema: http://schema.org/
  • bgn: http://bibliograph.net/
  • Examples

    Google.Org
    Contact Details:
    Main address: 38 avenue de l'Opera, F-75002 Paris, France
     Tel: ( 33 1) 42 68 53 00, Fax: ( 33 1) 42 68 53 01
    E-mail: secretariat (at) google.org
    URL: <a href="http://www.google.org">www.google.org</a>
    Members:
    - National Scientific Members in 100 countries and territories: Country1, Country2, ...
    - Scientific Union Members, 30 organizations listed in this Yearbook: Member 1, Member 2
    History:
    
    <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
      <span itemprop="name">Google.org (GOOG)</span>
    Contact Details:
      <div itemprop="address" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/PostalAddress">
        Main address:
          <span itemprop="streetAddress">38 avenue de l'Opera</span>
          <span itemprop="postalCode">F-75002</span>
          <span itemprop="addressLocality">Paris, France</span>
        ,
      </div>
        Tel:<span itemprop="telephone">( 33 1) 42 68 53 00 </span>,
        Fax:<span itemprop="faxNumber">( 33 1) 42 68 53 01 </span>,
        E-mail: <span itemprop="email">secretariat(at)google.org</span>
    Members:
    - National Scientific Members in 100 countries and territories: Country1, Country2, ...
    - Scientific Union Members, 30 organizations listed in this Yearbook:
      <span itemprop="member" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
        Member1
      </span>,
      <span itemprop="member" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Organization">
        Member2
      </span>,
    History:
    </div>
    
    <div vocab="http://schema.org/" typeof="Organization">
      <span property="name">Google.org (GOOG)</span>
    Contact Details:
      <div property="address"  typeof="PostalAddress">
        Main address:
          <span property="streetAddress">38 avenue de l'Opera</span>
          <span property="postalCode">F-75002</span>
          <span property="addressLocality">Paris, France</span>
        ,
      </div>
        Tel:<span property="telephone">( 33 1) 42 68 53 00 </span>,
        Fax:<span property="faxNumber">( 33 1) 42 68 53 01 </span>,
        E-mail: <span property="email">secretariat(at)google.org</span>
    Members:
    - National Scientific Members in 100 countries and territories: Country1, Country2, ...
    - Scientific Union Members, 30 organizations listed in this Yearbook:
      <span property="member"  typeof="Organization">
        Member1
      </span>,
      <span property="member"  typeof="Organization">
        Member2
      </span>,
    History:
    </div>
    
    <script type="application/ld+json">
    {
      "@context": "http://schema.org",
      "@type": "Organization",
      "address": {
        "@type": "PostalAddress",
        "addressLocality": "Paris, France",
        "postalCode": "F-75002",
        "streetAddress": "38 avenue de l'Opera"
      },
      "email": "secretariat(at)google.org",
      "faxNumber": "( 33 1) 42 68 53 01",
      "member": [
        {
          "@type": "Organization"
        },
        {
          "@type": "Organization"
        }
      ],
      "name": "Google.org (GOOG)",
      "telephone": "( 33 1) 42 68 53 00"
    }
    </script>
    
    Example specifying one customer service phone number.
    
    This example is JSON-only.
    
    This example is JSON-only.
    
    <script type="application/ld+json">
    { "@context" : "http://schema.org",
      "@type" : "Organization",
      "url" : "http://www.your-company-site.com",
      "contactPoint" : [
        { "@type" : "ContactPoint",
          "telephone" : "+1-401-555-1212",
          "contactType" : "customer service"
        } ] }
    </script>
    
    A fuller example that illustrates multiple contact numbers for a company,
    including US toll-free numbers, a hearing-impaired number, and several contact categories.
    
    This example is JSON-only.
    
    This example is JSON-only.
    
    <script type="application/ld+json">
    { "@context" : "http://schema.org",
      "@type" : "Organization",
      "url" : "http://www.t-mobile.com",
      "contactPoint" : [
        { "@type" : "ContactPoint",
          "telephone" : "+1-877-746-0909",
          "contactType" : "customer service",
          "contactOption" : "TollFree",
          "areaServed" : "US"
        } , {
          "@type" : "ContactPoint",
          "telephone" : "+1-505-998-3793",
          "contactType" : "customer service"
        } , {
          "@type" : "ContactPoint",
          "telephone" : "+1-877-296-1018",
          "contactType" : "customer service",
          "contactOption" : ["HearingImpairedSupported","TollFree"] ,
          "areaServed" : "US"
        } , {
          "@type" : "ContactPoint",
          "telephone" : "+1-877-453-1304",
          "contactType" : "technical support",
          "contactOption" : "TollFree",
          "areaServed" : ["US","CA"],
          "availableLanguage" : ["English","French"]
        } , {
          "@type" : "ContactPoint",
          "telephone" : "+1-877-453-1304",
          "contactType" : "bill payment",
          "contactOption" : "TollFree",
          "areaServed" : ["US","CA"]
        } ] }
    </script>
    
    A JSON example of an OrganizationRole, showing information
    about a 'member' of a 'SportsTeam', including time qualfiers
    (when he began and ended that role).
    
    <div itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/SportsTeam">
      <span itemprop="name">San Francisco 49ers</span>
      <div itemprop="member" itemscope
            itemtype="http://schema.org/OrganizationRole">
        <div itemprop="member" itemscope
                itemtype="http://schema.org/Person">
          <span itemprop="name">Joe Montana</span>
        </div>
        <span itemprop="startDate">1979</span>
        <span itemprop="endDate">1992</span>
        <span itemprop="roleName">Quarterback</span>
    </div>
    
    <div vocab="http://schema.org/" typeof="SportsTeam">
      <span property="name">San Francisco 49ers</span>
      <div property="member" typeof="OrganizationRole">
        <div property="member" typeof="http://schema.org/Person">
          <span property="name">Joe Montana</span>
        </div>
        <span property="startDate">1979</span>
        <span property="endDate">1992</span>
        <span property="roleName">Quarterback</span>
    </div>
    
    <script type="application/ld+json">
    {
      "@context": "http://schema.org",
      "@type": "SportsTeam",
      "name": "San Francisco 49ers",
      "member": {
        "@type": "OrganizationRole",
        "member": {
          "@type": "Person",
          "name": "Joe Montana"
        },
        "startDate": "1979",
        "endDate": "1992",
        "roleName": "Quarterback"
      }
    }
    </script>
    
    A MusicComposition Example. The following JSON-LD models
    the composition A Day in the Life by Lennon and McCartney,
    regardless of who performs or records the song.
    
    Not available yet.
    
    Not available yet.
    
    <script type="application/ld+json">
    {
        "@context": "http://schema.org",
        "@type": "MusicComposition",
        "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/work/fd1aa4f2-ba26-3a05-b72d-4392c35a073c",
        "name": "A Day in the Life",
        "composer": [
            {
                "@type": "Person",
                "name": "John Lennon",
                "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/artist/4d5447d7-c61c-4120-ba1b-d7f471d385b9"
            },
            {
                "@type": "Person",
                "name": "Paul McCartney",
                "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/artist/ba550d0e-adac-4864-b88b-407cab5e76af"
            }
        ],
        "iswcCode": "T-010.140.236-1",
        "inLanguage": "EN",
        "publisher": {
            "@type": "Organization",
            "name": "Northern Songs, Ltd.",
            "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/label/26df054d-78cf-4d83-9bb1-a41816125528"
        },
        "datePublished": "1967"
    }
    </script>
    

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