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Metadata Element Profiles

Attachment Profile

Attribute

Attribute Description

Identifying Attributes

Name

attachmentProfile

Label

Attachment Profile

Definitional Attributes

Definition

Metadata set by system administrators that permit attachments to be catalogued in the system.

Purpose

To assist with resource discovery.

Constraint

Applies to attachments.

Datatype Name

Alphanumeric

Relational Attributes

Value Domain

Dependent on the executive correspondence system used by the institution. Usually draws on properties of the attachment like date created, date modified, version number (if applicable), etc.

Conditions of Application

Obligation

Optional

When is Element Populated?

When an attachment is added to the system.

How is the Element Populated?

System generated.

Reference

ECMUCS, 3 Flow of Events, Reference #3.1.9, #3.1.17, #3.1.31, #3.2.1.1, #3.2.4.2, #3.2.5.2; FREC 3.4 Application Integration Requirements, Reference #5.7

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