I manage the oral archive in my local museum and it has been static for
a number of years. I have now started my own project and am interviewing
people thus new material will be being accessioned into the archive. The
present system that we use for numbering is the domain name-the year-the
category-the item number e.g. SAAPT-2016OA-01 and, if there are two
interviews for the same person, SAAPT-2016OA-01a and SAAPT-2016OA-01b.
May I ask how other people accession their recordings and if they use
additional prefixes to denote separate categories of recordings?
Many thanks for your help,
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