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VOLUME - Humanities

Field label
VOLUME
Field mnemonic
VOL
Field name
  • Volume
  • Volume
Field definition
This field contains the volume measurement of the object.
Heading
DIMENSION 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
Enter a single numeric volume. A non-numeric volume should either be converted to a pure numeric or entered in the Other Size field (SZO). Attributed data should be followed by space "?".
Cataloguers rules
See also, Unit Volume (UNV) and Other Size (SZO).
Data type
real number
Examples
  • 2.56
  • 27 ?
  • 9.217
  • 2.56
  • 27 ?
  • 9.217
Discipline
  • Multidiscipline
Field label (French)
VOLUME
Field mnemonic (French)
VOL

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