The National Archives Catalog

Production Series Subtitle

Mandatory Repeatable Data Type Authority Level Available A/V Only Public Element
No No Variable Character Length (500) None Item Yes Yes



The title of a part or section of a production series.

Parts or sections refer to segments, such as individual episodes, in a production series.

The word "series" is used in a non-archival sense: it specifically refers to motion pictures, sound recordings, or videotapes produced as a series, such as a television series or movie serials.


Purpose: Provides the production series subtitle in a separate, searchable data element.


Relationship: This element is dependent on Production Series Title. To have Production Series Subtitle, Production Series Title must be created.


Guidance: Enter a name for the part or section of the production series.

If Production Series Subtitle uses an acronym that is not defined in either Title or Scope and Content Note, define the acronym the first time that it is used in Production Series Subtitle.


Production Series Title - Viewmaster Science Series
Production Series Subtitle - Physics

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