The National Archives Catalog


Piece Count

Mandatory Repeatable Data Type Authority Entity Public Element Label
Yes No Numeric (60) None Product Yes Number of Rolls/Fiche
Definition: The exact number of physical items comprising the media type of the microform product.
Purpose: Allows NARA employees to maintain control over the physical pieces of the microform product. Assists customers in viewing, purchasing, or renting microform products.
Relationship: This element is dependent on Media Type. Each microform product must have a media type specified to create Piece Count.
Guidance:

Enter the exact number of physical items comprising the media type of the microform product. Do not use commas.

Examples:
3
80
47
1000


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