Table information for 'rr.res_schema'


Table Description: Sets of tables related to resources.

This table is available for ADQL queries and through the TAP endpoint.

Resource Description:

Tables containing the information in the IVOA Registry. To query these tables, use our TAP service.

For more information and example queries, see the RegTAP specification.

For a list of all services and tables belonging to this table's resource, see Information on resource 'GAVO RegTAP Service (Potsdam mirror)'

Citing this table

To cite the table as such, we suggest the following BibTeX entry:

  title={{GAVO} {RegTAP} Service (Potsdam mirror)},
  author={The {GAVO} data center team},
  howpublished={{VO} resource provided by the {AIP} {DaCHS}}


Sorted by DB column index. [Sort alphabetically]

NameTable Head DescriptionUnitUCD
ivoid Ivoid The parent resource. N/A N/A
schema_index Schema_index An arbitrary identifier for the res_schema rows belonging to a resource. N/A N/A
schema_description Schema_description A free text description of the tableset explaining in general how all of the tables are related. N/A N/A
schema_name Schema_name A name for the set of tables. N/A N/A
schema_title Schema_title A descriptive, human-interpretable name for the table set. N/A N/A
schema_utype Schema_utype An identifier for a concept in a data model that the data in this schema as a whole represent. N/A N/A

Columns that are parts of indices are marked like this.


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