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877 Item Information-Supplementary Material (R)

Field definition and scope

This field contains item information about supplementary material that are not separately cataloged in the holdings of the reporting organization. A display may be generated from the contents of field 877 and its related 852 (Location), 854/864 (Captions and Pattern/Enumeration and Chronology), or 867 (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

853   2   0   ‡8 1 ‡a v. ‡b no. ‡u 6 ‡v r ‡i (year) ‡j (month) ‡w m ‡x 01,07

854   2   0   ‡8 1 ‡a (year) ‡b (month) ‡w x

863   3   0   ‡8 1.1 ‡a 18-173 ‡i 1907-1988

863   4   0   ‡8 1.2 ‡a 174 ‡b 1-6 ‡i 1988 ‡j 07-12

863   4   0   ‡8 1.3 ‡a 175 ‡b 1-5 ‡i 1989 ‡j 01-05

864   3   0   ‡8 1.1 ‡a 1910-1988

877             ‡3 1986 ‡a ACC8761-3-2 ‡j Lost ‡p J87958763
[Holdings consist of v.18-174 (1907-Dec. 1988); v.175, no.1-5 (Jan.-May 1989) with irregularly issued supplements, 1910-1988; supplement for 1986 is lost from the collection.]

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