Responsible department/section


The department or section of the organisation responsible for the management of the object or group of objects.

How to record

Use a single term, without punctuation or capitalisation. Maintain a list of standard terms.


geology; ceramics and glass; invertebrates; fine art


Record once only for an object, or group of objects, at any one time.

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust