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Responsible department/section

Definition

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.

Examples

geology; ceramics and glass; invertebrates; fine art

Use

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

Date created: 2017

Author: Collections Trust

Publisher: Collections Trust