InPort User Roles
InPort User Roles allow users to perform specific operations in InPort. Roles are authorized and managed by Librarians and Data Stewards for their organizations.
InPort User Roles vs. Support Roles
InPort User Roles are different from Support Roles. Support Roles document various metadata-related roles or responsibilities that a person, organization, or position can have in relation to a metadata record, such as a Distributor, Point of Contact, Metadata Contact, etc. A party assigned as a Support Role may not necessarily have a user account on InPort.
In contrast, a User Role can only be assigned to a person who has a user account on InPort. The User Role enables certain operations that the user is allowed to perform on InPort.
InPort User Roles have three different possible scopes:
List of InPort User Roles