provider

Thing > Property > provider

The service provider, service operator, or service performer; the goods producer. Another party (a seller) may offer those services or goods on behalf of the provider. A provider may also serve as the seller.
Values expected to be one of these types
Organization
Person
Used on these types
CreativeWork
Invoice
ParcelDelivery
Reservation
Service
Trip
Supersedes
carrier
Examples

Example 1
<body>
<!-- A MOOC created by an Institution, offered through a MOOC platform, with named instructor -->
<!-- Based on https://www.coursera.org/course/datascitoolbox -->
<main>
  <h1>The Data Scientist's Toolbox</h1>
  <h2>
    Johns Hopkins University
  </h2>
  <h2>About this Course</h2>
  <div>
    <h2>Instructors</h2>
    <div>
      <a href="http://example.org/instructor/~315" >
        <p>Jeff Leek, PhD</p>
        <div>Associate Professor, Biostatistics</div>
        <div>Bloomberg School of Public Health </div>
      </a>
    </div>
  </div>
</main>
</body>
No Microdata
<body vocab="http://schema.org/">
<!-- A MOOC created by an Institution, offered through a MOOC platform, with named instructor -->
<!-- Based on https://www.coursera.org/course/datascitoolbox -->
<main typeof="Course">
  <h1 property="name">The Data Scientist's Toolbox</h1>
  <h2 property="provider" typeof="EducationalOrganization">
    <span property="name">Johns Hopkins University</span>
  </h2>
  <h2>About this Course</h2>
  <div rel="hasCourseInstance" typeof="CourseInstance">
    <meta property="courseMode" content="MOOC" />
    <meta property="courseMode" content="online" />
    <span rel="offers" typeOf="Offer">
      <meta property="price" content="0" />
      <meta property="offeredBy" content="Coursera">
    </span>
    <h2  >Instructors</h2>
    <div property="instructor" typeof="Person">
      <a property="url" href="http://example.org/instructor/~315" >
        <p  property="name">Jeff Leek, PhD</p>
        <div property="jobTitle" >Associate Professor, Biostatistics</div>
        <div  property="worksFor" >Bloomberg School of Public Health </div>
      </a>
    </div>
  </div>
</main>
</body>
<script type="application/ld+json">
{
  "@context": "http://schema.org/",
  "@type": "schema:Course",
  "schema:hasCourseInstance": {
    "@type": "schema:CourseInstance",
    "schema:courseMode": [
      "MOOC",
      "online"
    ],
    "schema:instructor": {
      "@type": "schema:Person",
      "schema:jobTitle": "Associate Professor, Biostatistics",
      "schema:name": "Jeff Leek, PhD",
      "schema:url": {"@id": "http://example.org/instructor/~315"},
      "schema:worksFor": "Bloomberg School of Public Health "
    },
    "schema:offers": {
      "@type": "schema:Offer",
      "schema:offeredBy": "Coursera",
      "schema:price": "0"
    }
  },
  "schema:name": "The Data Scientist's Toolbox",
  "schema:provider": {
    "@type": "schema:EducationalOrganization",
    "schema:name": "Johns Hopkins University"
  }
}
</script>
Example 2
<body>
<!--A Bachellor's programme provided by a University, referencing the course code-->
<!--based on http://search.ucas.com/course/summary/463149/physics -->
    <div>
        <h2>Physics</h2>
        <div>
            <a href="/provider/324/university-of-bristol">
                <span>University of Bristol</span>
            </a>
        </div>
        <div>
            Course code: F300
        </div>
    </div>
</body>
No Microdata
<body vocab="http://schema.org/">
<!--A Bachellor's programme provided by a University, referencing the course code-->
<!--based on http://search.ucas.com/course/summary/463149/physics -->
    <div typeof="Course">
        <h2 property="name">Physics</h2>
        <div property="provider" typeOf="CollegeOrUniversity">
            <a property="url" href="/provider/324/university-of-bristol">
                <span property="name">University of Bristol</span>
            </a>
        </div>
        <div>
            Course code <span property="courseCode">F300</span>
        </div>
    </div>
</body>
<script type="application/ld+json">
{
  "@context": "http://schema.org/",
  "@type": "schema:Course",
  "schema:courseCode": "F300",
  "schema:name": "Physics",
  "schema:provider": {
    "@type": "schema:CollegeOrUniversity",
    "schema:name": "University of Bristol",
    "schema:url": {"@id": "/provider/324/university-of-bristol"}
  }
}
</script>