Identifies the source that created the record; eg. to the recordkeeping system.
Identifies or consists of the documentation that outlines the conditions needed to create the record - contains information on the data processing function.
III.F.3.Data Capture-Instrument-Type [Mandatory, if instrument captured source data]
Identifies the type of instrument was used to capture the data (i.e. light recording, sound recording, temperature recording, location recording, etc.) and the specific instrument used (manufacturer, model number, etc.).
III.F.4.Data Capture-Instrument-Settings [Mandatory, if instrument captured source
Identifies the settings, calibration, etc. were in effect when the data was captured.
III.F.5.Source Data-Quality [Optional, good practice]
Identifies the degree of reliability of the data generated by the source.