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The focus of an r-ball may be a specific RDA Person.

The r-ball is likely to contain data for:

  • RDA elements describing the Person
  • one or more RDA Works that are related to the Person, including:
    • Works created by the Person
    • Works that have the Person as a subject
  • one or more RDA Expressions that realize each Work
  • one or more Expressions that have the Person as a contributor
  • one or more RDA Manifestations that embody each Expression
  • one or more other RDA Persons, Families, or Corporate Bodies related to the Works, Expressions, and Manifestations.