|First Indicator||Second Indicator|
# - Undefined
|Source of code
# - MARC language code
7 - Source specified in $2
Codes for languages associated with the entity described in the record. Includes the language a person uses when writing for publication, broadcasting, etc., a language a corporate body uses in its communications, a language of a family, or a language in which a work is expressed.
First Indicator - Undefined
Undefined and contains a blank (#).
Second Indicator - Source of code
Code from: MARC Code List for Languages.
Source of language code is indicated by a code in $2.
$a - Language code
A language code identifying the language that a person, organization, or family uses for publication, communication, etc., or in which a work is expressed.
$l - Language term
Language that a person, organization, or family uses for publication, communication, etc., or in which a work is expressed.
[The Lenje language falls under the collective code of bnt (Bantu (Other))]
|100||1#$aZingani, Willie T.|
[Zingani writes in both the Chewa dialect (which is under the collective code nya (Nyanja)) and in English.]
$0 - Authority record control number or standard number
$2 - Source of code
Specifies a code that identifies the source of the language code in subfield $a.
Code from: Language Code and Term Source Codes.
|110||2#$aCanadian Standards Association|
$6 - Linkage
$8 - Field link and sequence number