Loan in reference number


The unique number assigned to the loan of objects from outside the organisation. The number should also refer to a file containing written documentation about the loan.

How to record

May include: a prefix to distinguish it from other reference numbers; the year; and a running number.




The same Loan in reference number can be used for one or more objects loaned together, but a loaned object can only have one Loan in reference number at any one time.

Information group

Loan in information

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust