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DIGITAL IMAGE ID - Humanities

Field label
DIGITAL IMAGE ID
Field mnemonic
IMID
Field name
  • Digital Image ID
  • Identification de l'image digitale
Field definition
This field contains the identifier for digital image record(s) that are related to the object.
Heading
PHOTO AND IMAGE 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. Field added in 2001.
Entry rules
Enter the identifier for the digital image record(s) that are related to the object.
Cataloguers rules
The digital image fields provided in the Humanities Data Dictionary are designed for simple management of images as part of the object record, and are not sufficient for complex digital image management. Please contact CHIN for information on creating a digital image record, which includes technical and preservation metadata.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • 1995.33
  • A367
  • WSC1997.12.2
  • 1995.33
  • A367
  • WSC1997.12.2
Field label (French)
IDENTIFICATION DE L'IMAGE DIGITALE
Field mnemonic (French)
IMID

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