Documents contain verbatim records of individual meetings and are identified by U.N. symbols beginning with S/PV., followed by the meeting number, e.g. the provisional record covering the 3287th meeting bears the document symbol S/PV.3287. The final version of each record carries the same document symbol as the provisional text and may be issued more than ten years later. Issued as single sheets or fascicles with cover sheets. Caption title. At head of cover sheet: United Nations, Security Council.
Shelved and filed with other unbound U.N. documents classed KZ5160 in alphabetical/numerical order by document symbol; discarded once final records printed in the Security Council Official Records are bound.
United Nations. Security Council. Meeting [provisional edition]