Canton of residence   othershow all attributes
Name swissLibraryPersonResidenceCanton
Description The current canton of residence of the patron
Vocabulary Two letter canton code specified in Swiss VZV Art. 84
References VZV Art. 84
OIDC Claim: swissLibraryPersonResidenceCanton
Type: string
OID 2.16.756.
LDAP Syntax Directory String
# of values single
Example values
  • FR
  • LU


This attribute, likely derived from the postal address of the patron, allows to authorize access to e-resource licenses restricted to legal or current residents in a specific Swiss canton. Namely cantonal libraries license access to ebooks or ejournals bound to residency in their canton.

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