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760 - Main Series Entry (R)


MARC 21 Bibliographic - Full
October 2009

First Indicator
Note controller
0 - Display note
1 - Do not display note

Second Indicator
Display constant controller
# - Main series
8 - No display constant generated


Subfield Codes
$a - Main entry heading (NR)
$b - Edition (NR)
$c - Qualifying information (NR)
$d - Place, publisher, and date of publication (NR)
$g - Related parts (R)
$h - Physical description (NR)
$i - Relationship information (R)
$m - Material-specific details (NR)
$n - Note (R)
$o - Other item identifier (R)
$s - Uniform title (NR)
$t - Title (NR)
$w - Record control number (R)
$x - International Standard Serial Number (NR)
$y - CODEN designation (NR)
$4 - Relationship code (R)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
$7 - Control subfield (NR)
    0 - Type of main entry heading
    1 - Form of name
    2 - Type of record
    3 - Bibliographic level
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)

FIELD DEFINITION AND SCOPE

Information concerning the related main series when the target item is a subseries (vertical relationship). When a note is generated from this field, the introductory phrase Main series: or Subseries of: may be generated based on the field tag for display.

Recorded in addition to any other series information in the record.


GUIDELINES FOR APPLYING CONTENT DESIGNATORS

Description of the first indicator position and all subfield codes, as well as input conventions except for display constants, for field 760 are given in the 76X-78X Linking Entries-General Information section.

INDICATORS

Second Indicator - Display constant controller
Controls the generation of a display constant preceding the data in the linking entry field.
# - Main series
Used to generate the display constant Main series: or Subseries of:.
8 - No display constant generated
Information may be provided in subfield $i (Relationship information) when special introductory text is needed.

EXAMPLES

110 1#$aUnited States.$bGeological Survey.
245 10$aQuality of surface waters of the United States.
760 0#$7c1as$aUnited States. Geological Survey.$tWater supply papers
760 0#$aUnited States. Geological Survey.$tWater supply papers

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