Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Addition to the MARC Code Lists for Relators, Sources, Description Conventions

The code listed below has been recently approved for use in MARC 21 records. The code will be added to the online MARC Code Lists for Relators, Sources, Description Conventions.

This code should not be used in exchange records until after March 18, 2008. This 60-day waiting period is required to provide MARC 21 implementers time to include newly defined codes in any validation tables they may apply to the MARC fields where the codes are used. Term, Name, Title Sources

The following code is for use in subfield $2 in fields 600-657 (Subject Added Entries) in Bibliographic and Community Information records, field 662 (Subject Added Entry) in Bibliographic records, fields 700-788 (Heading Linking Entries) in Authority records and in subfield $f in field 040 (Cataloging Source) in Authority records.

Addition:
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Queens Library Spanish language subject headings (Queens, NY: Queens Library) [use only after March 18, 2008]

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