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UNIQUE RECORD IDENTIFIER - Humanities

Field label
UNIQUE RECORD IDENTIFIER
Field mnemonic
CHINKEY
Field name
  • CHIN Key Number
  • Unique Record Identifier
  • Identificateur d'enrégistrement
Field definition
This field contains the unique document number. It may be composed of data from different fields to ensure uniqueness.
Status
Mandatory
Heading
SYSTEM 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.
Data type
key
Examples
  • 1
  • 200
  • 20000
  • 200000
  • 1000
  • 1
  • 200
  • 20000
  • 200000
  • 1000
Field label (French)
IDENTIFICATEUR D'ENREGISTREMENT
Field mnemonic (French)
CLERCIP

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