SPASE - Resource ID Maker

A SPASE Resource ID has the general form:

where "spase://" is always present. The "NamingAuthority" is the name assigned to the curator of the resource. A list current naming authorities can be found at The "ResourceType" is the name for the type of resource which the identifier is assigned. The "Path" portion is any string which will make the identifier unique. Each resource class (conceptual, digital and physical) has a slightly different convention on the formation of the "path" portion of identifier.

You can use this tool to ceate a resource ID. Make some selections in the form below and a conforming resource ID will appear in the box.

Naming Authority:
Resource Type: