|Mandatory||Repeatable||Data Type||Authority||Level Available||A/V Only||Public Element|
The date on which the item was copyrighted. (A copyright date does not mean an item is still copyrighted.)
|Purpose:||Provides contextual information and serves as an access point to allow users to retrieve and sort items by copyright date.|
|Relationship:||This element is independent, but to have Copyright Date Qualifier, Copyright Date must be created.|
Enter the date on which the item was copyrighted.
Use Copyright Date Qualifier to indicate an uncertain or approximate date.
It is not necessary to explain any distinction between Copyright Date and other date elements in Date Note.