Writing the Records Management Metadata Model document
Records Program Metadata
The metadata for the records program may come from multiple sources, and the metadata model should be developed with the intent for application development of an electronic content management system. Sources for the metadata may be found on the record, inherited, external sources and databases, or the metadata may be generated automatically when capturing the record for archival purposes. Metadata Model Records Type Metadata Attributes Field Length.
Data source Drop-down List Taxonomy Classification Functional Level (i.e., Finance) Document Title Number/Character 250 Metadata within the record N/A Document Type Character 250 Manual data entry from drop-down list Accounts Payable.
Company's Minute Book
General Accounting Reports and Tax Records.
General Banking Records
Lists, Registers and Logs
Procurement Author Character 250 Metadata generated automatically during capture of the record N/A Unique ID Number 15 System generated, map defined metadata attributes, specific business and/or technical requirements N/A Create Date Date 10 System generated N/A Cutoff Date Date 10 Metadata inherited from the records classification scheme for disposition N/A Security Group Character 60 Metadata provided by user details according to the user's log on Public.