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SERIES/VOLUME NUMBER - Humanities

Field label
SERIES/VOLUME NUMBER
Field mnemonic
SVN
Field name
  • Series/Volume Number
  • Numéro de la série ou du volume
Field definition
This field gives the relationship of the object to the book, portfolio or series that incorporates the object.
Heading
PUBLICATION 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 plate number, item number or position in the book, portfolio or series. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Cataloguers rules
See also, other Series/Volume fields with mnemonics prefixed by 'SV'.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • plate xi
  • no. 421
  • no. 422
  • frontispiece
  • figure 79
  • page 12
  • planche en hors-texte
  • page 248
  • frontispice
  • no 421
  • no 422
Discipline
  • History
  • Art
Source
  • National Gallery of Canada
  • User's Conference 1984
Field label (French)
NUMERO DE LA SERIE OU DU VOLUME
Field mnemonic (French)
NSV

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