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IMPORT PORT - Humanities

Field label
IMPORT PORT
Field mnemonic
IMP
Field name
  • Import Port
  • Port d'entrée à des fins d'importation
Field definition
This field contains the port of entry where the shipment was processed by customs.
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 name or code for the customs port from most recent to original. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, other Import fields with mnemonics prefixed by 'IM'.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • Halifax
  • Montreal
  • Boston
  • New York
  • VAN
  • QBC
  • Halifax
  • Montréal
  • Boston
  • New York
  • VAN
  • QBC
Discipline
  • Administration
Source
  • User's Conference 1983
Field label (French)
PORT D'ENTREE IMPORTATION
Field mnemonic (French)
PEIMP

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