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DEPARTMENT - Humanities

Field label
DEPARTMENT
Field mnemonic
DA
Field name
  • Department
  • Département
Field definition
This field contains the official name of the department within the institution that contributed the record.
Heading
INSTITUTION 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 of the department in the institution which controls the use of and/or documentation on the object. A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries. Data in this field may be automatically generated if the entry is always the same.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • History Division
  • Ethnology
  • Canadian Art
  • Textiles
  • Histoire
  • Ethnologie
  • Art canadien
  • Textiles
Discipline
  • Administration
Source
  • CHIN
Field label (French)
DÉPARTEMENT
Field mnemonic (French)
DR

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