record category [English]

Syndetic Relationships

InterPARES Definition

n. ~ PaaST (RecordCategory) · An association class that associates a managed record with a record aggregate.

General Notes

Definition taken from the OMG Records Management Services standard.


  • PaaST (1.0) 2017 (†860 p. 63): Through a RecordCategory, records management assigns a ManagedRecord to a RecordAggregate, an association that must be preserved with the Record. RecordCategory can be attributed with the specific classifications used in a particular recordkeeping system. (†2588)