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Database Record

A database record refers to a collection of fields about the same person/item/object.  A database record can be thought of as a row of information within a database table.

Example:

Student Table
First Name Last Name Date of Birth Tutor
Kirsty Jones 01/05/2001 Miss Chicken
Caragh Taylor 22/02/2001 Mrs Smith
Emily Clarke 14/07/2001 Mr Booth

Caragh’s database record is highlighted.  There are three records in this database table.

 

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