The National Archives Catalog


Specific Media Type

Mandatory Repeatable Data Type Authority Entity Public Element Label
Yes No Variable Character Length (60) Specific Media Type Authority List Product Yes Form
Definition: The physical form of the microform product.
Purpose: Defines the physical characteristics of the microform product, which helps establish conservation, storage, retrieval, reproduction, and use requirements.
Relationship:

This element is independent.

Guidance:

Choose the correct term from the Specific Media Type Authority List.

Examples:
Microfilm
Microfiche


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