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LOAN PURPOSE - Humanities

Field label
LOAN PURPOSE
Field mnemonic
LP
Field name
  • Loan Purpose
  • But du prêt
Field definition
This field indicates the purpose of the loan of the object.
Heading
LOAN 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 keyword or phrase to describe the purpose of the loan, from most recent purpose to original. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Acquisition Mode (MO).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • travelling exhibit
  • research
  • teaching
  • extension
  • exposition itinérante
  • recherche
  • enseignement
  • formation
Discipline
  • Administration
Field label (French)
BUT DU PRET
Field mnemonic (French)
BP

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