Bio::Biblio::Provider(3) Representation of a general provider


# usually this class is not instantiated but can be...
$obj = Bio::Biblio::Provider->new(-type => 'Department');
#--- OR ---
$obj = Bio::Biblio::Provider->new();
$obj->type ('Department');


A storage object for a general bibliographic resource provider (a rpovider can be a person, a organisation, or even a program).


The following attributes are specific to this class, and they are inherited by all provider types.



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