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White Pages Directory People Branch

The White Pages People branch supports queries for public information about people associated with the university.

Summary of Attributes

Below is a list of all attributes populated in the People branch with a link to particulars for each attribute. An summary of attribute population as a function of a person's affiliation is provided in the Attribute Population Matrix (pdf).

  1. General person attributes
  2. Student-related attributes
  3. Employment-related attributes
  4. Entry management attributes

Entry Structure

The People branch contains all entries for users with a direct, active affiliation to Texas A&M University.

The ldap entry for an individual is composed of standard LDAP objectclasses and of custom objectclasses specific to Texas A&M University.

Texas A&M University People Branch Object Class Hierarchy

Every entry in the People branch is assigned the following object classes:

  • top
  • person
  • organizationalPerson
  • inetOrgPerson
  • tamuEduDirectoryPerson

Conditional object classes that may be assigned to an entry in the People branch are:

  • eduPerson The individual is a published author with an ORCID identifier.