The National Archives Catalog


Finding Aid URL

Mandatory Repeatable Data Type Authority Level Available A/V Only Public Element
No No Variable Character Length (400) Finding Aid URL Authority List Record Group
Collection
Series
File Unit
No Yes
Definition:

The URL associated with a Finding Aid.

Purpose:

Serves as a link to the Finding Aid from an archival description.

Relationship: This element is dependent on Finding Aid Type. To have Finding Aid URL, Finding Aid Type must be created. Finding Aid Type is repeatable. For each Finding Aid Type specified, only one Finding Aid URL may be created.
Guidance:

Choose the appropriate Finding Aid URL from the Finding Aid URL Authority List.

Examples:
http://www.archives.gov/great-lakes/finding-aids/life-saving-station-logs.html
http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain/finding-aids/naturalization/


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