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374 - Occupation (R)


MARC 21 Authority - Full
October 2009

First Indicator
Undefined
# - Undefined

Second Indicator
Undefined
# - Undefined


Subfield Codes
$a - Occupation (R)
$s - Start period (NR)
$t - End period (NR)
$u - Uniform Resource Identifier (R)
$v - Source of information (R)
$0 - Record control number (R)
$2 - Source of term (NR)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)

FIELD DEFINITION AND SCOPE

Information about profession or occupation in which a person works or has worked, including dates applicable.

The field is repeated if the person has multiple occupations for different time periods.


GUIDELINES FOR APPLYING CONTENT DESIGNATORS

INDICATORS

SUBFIELD CODES

$a - Occupation
A profession or occupation in which the person works or has worked.
374 ##$acomposer$2[code for controlled vocabulary]
$s - Start period
The starting date of work in a profession or occupation.
$t - End period
The end date of work in a profession or occupation.
$u - Uniform Resource Identifier
Uniform Resource Identifier (URI), for example a URL or URN, which provides electronic access data in a standard syntax. This data can be used for automated access to an electronic item using one of the Internet protocols.
In field 374, subfield $u is used to record the location of the source of information about occupation accessible electronically.
$v - Source of information
Source where the information recorded in field 374 was found if not through a URI.
$0 - Record control number
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$2 - Source of term
Specifies a code that identifies the source of a controlled vocabulary for occupation terms in $a.
Code from: Occupation Term Source Codes.
$6 - Linkage
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$8 - Field link and sequence number
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.

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