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Get/set the optional publication_year property as an attribute to an R object.

Usage

publication_year(x)

publication_year(x, overwrite = TRUE) <- value

Arguments

x

A dataset object created with dataset::dataset.

overwrite

If the attributes should be overwritten. In case it is set to FALSE, it gives a message with the current PublicationYear property instead of overwriting it. Defaults to TRUE when the attribute is set to value regardless of previous setting.

value

The publication_year as a character set.

Value

Returns the year metadata field of the DataBibentry of the dataset

Details

The PublicationYear is the year when the data was or will be made publicly available in YYYY format. See Publication Year: DataCite Additional Guidance.

See also

Other Reference metadata functions: creator(), datasource_get(), description(), geolocation(), identifier(), language, publisher(), rights(), size(), version()

Examples

publication_year(iris_dataset)
#> [1] "1935"
publication_year(iris_dataset) <- 1936