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CONTAINER NUMBER - Humanities

Field label
CONTAINER NUMBER
Field mnemonic
LCN
Field name
  • Loan Container Number
  • Numéro du conteneur
Field definition
This field indicates the number of the shipping container for 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 the shipping container number from most recent to original. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries. Where audit trails are maintained, new entries should always be placed in the leading position in the field.
Cataloguers rules
See also, Loan Container Position (LCP).
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • 3
  • C
  • 45-A
  • 3
  • C
  • 45-A
Discipline
  • Administration
Field label (French)
NUMERO DU CONTENEUR
Field mnemonic (French)
NCOP

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