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876 Item Information-Basic Bibliographic Unit (R)

Field definition and scope

This field contains item information about a basic bibliographic unit in the holdings of the reporting organization. A display may be generated from the contents of field 876 and its related 852 (Location), 853/863 (Captions and Pattern/Enumeration and Chronology), or 866 (Textual Holdings) field to which it is linked by subfield ‡8 (Field link and sequence number) or related by subfield ‡3 (Materials specified).

A general description of the four types of holdings data fields, their relationship to each other, and their repeatability is given in the 853-878 Holdings Data-General Information section.

Guidelines for applying the content designators defined for field 876 and input conventions are given in the 876-878 Item Information-General Information section.

Guidelines for applying content designations

Examples

852   0   0   TxAM ‡b Stacks ‡h HD9195.A5 ‡i W5

876             AAH8128-1-1 ‡c $13.75 ‡p A14802137389

852   0   1   NvLN ‡h Z671 ‡i .L7

853   2   0   ‡8 1 ‡a v. ‡b no. ‡u 12 ‡v r ‡i (year) ‡j (month)

863   4   0   ‡8 1.1 ‡a 108 ‡b 1-6 ‡i 1989 ‡j 1-6

863   4   0   ‡8 1.2 ‡a 108 ‡b 7-12 ‡i 1989 ‡j 7-12

876             ‡8 1.1 ‡a AAA1000-1-1 ‡p A1481283827

876             ‡8 1.2 ‡a AAA1000-1-3 ‡p A1481283831

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