Record

Definition(s)

  • Information, regardless of medium or format, that has value to an organization. Collectively the term is used to describe both documents and electronically stored information.  1
  • A collection of related fields or items of data, treated as a unit. For example, each listing in a Personal Information Manager is a record.  2
  • An individual item in a document database.  3

Notes

  1. Kroll Ontrack, Glossary of Termshttp://www.krollontrack.com/glossaryterms
  2. Legal Electronic Document Institute, Basic Principles of Automated Litigation Support (2005).
  3. Legal Electronic Document Institute, Basic Principles of Automated Litigation Support (2005).