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Authority record variable fields

Find the elements of the authority record variable fields.

Each authority record contains alphanumeric data. Tags are in sequence according to the first digit. However, they are not necessarily in numeric sequence within a block of tags beginning with the same number. Even though the nature of cataloging data is such that many tags are not repeated, most variable tags may be repeated.

Each variable field ends with a field terminator. The last field ends with both a field terminator and a record terminator.

In OCLC-MARC Records, any element, value, field, subfield, etc., marked obsolete is no longer valid. Current records will not contain these invalid codes. However, previously exported records may contain obsolete MARC coding.

 Note: See Authorities: Format and Indexes for additional information.

  • Tags 010-099
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 010-099.
  • Tags 100-199
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 100-199.
  • Tags 200-299
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 200-299.
  • Tags 300-399
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 300-399.
  • Tags 400-499
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 400-499.
  • Tags 500-599
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 500-599.
  • Tags 600-699
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 600-699.
  • Tags 700-799
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 700-799.
  • Tags 800-899
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 800-899.
  • Tags 900-999
    Find the indicators, subfield codes, repeatability, and definitions for authority record tags 900-999.

 

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