|Field Name:||Identifier (Do not customize the name of this field)|
|Dublin Core (DC) Mapping:||dc.identifier|
|CONTENTdm Data Type:||Text|
|Dublin Core Definition:||An unambiguous reference to the resource within a given context. Recommended best practice is to identify the resource by means of a string conforming to a formal identification system.|
|UA Definition:||The digital file name.|
The Digital Services Department will supply the identifier for each object in the project metadata spreadsheet(s).
For file-naming conventions for Special Collections, each digitized item will have a unique file name that follows established naming conventions. Additionally, the file name may include one or two descriptive words to identify the item (run-on words without spaces).
MC#Series#Box#File#Image#DescriptiveWords (for items from manuscript collections)
Call number#DescriptiveWords (for items scanned from books)
IMG#DescriptiveWords (for items from photograph collections)Do not customize the CONTENTdm field name; the hasMedia script for audio and video is dependent on finding the field nickname “identi.”