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PERMANENT LOCATION SITE - Humanities

Field label
PERMANENT LOCATION SITE
Field mnemonic
PLBS
Field name
  • Permanent Location Site
  • Emplacement permanent ou lieu de l'entrepôt
Field definition
This field indicates the permanent location site or branch where the object is stored.
Heading
STORAGE LOCATION FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Use this field if there is only one permanent location entry. Enter the site, branch name, or the entire location code, from most recent to original. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Permanent Location Date (PLD) and Current Location Site (CLBS).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Headquarters
  • Main Museum Complex
  • branch storage
  • location A
  • administration centrale
  • complexe principal du musée
  • entrepôt de la rue Prince-Arthur
  • immeuble B
Discipline
  • Administration
Source
  • Archaeology (Specimens) Task Force
Field label (French)
EMPLACEMENT PERMANENT
Field mnemonic (French)
EP

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