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344 - Sound Characteristics (R)


MARC 21 Bibliographic - concise
September 2011

Technical specifications relating to the encoding of sound in a resource.

Multiple values from the same source vocabulary may be recorded in the same field in separate occurrences of subfields. Terms from different source vocabularies are recorded in separate occurrences of the field.

Indicators

First - Undefined
# - Undefined
Second - Undefined
# - Undefined

Subfield Codes

$a - Type of recording (R)
$b - Recording medium (R)
$c - Playing speed (R)
$d - Groove characteristic (R)
$e - Track configuration (R)
$f - Tape configuration (R)
$g - Configuration of playback channels (R)
$h - Special playback characteristics (R)
$0 - Authority record control number or standard number (R)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$2 - Source (NR)
$3 - Materials specified (NR)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.

Examples

344 ##$aanalog$c33 1/3 rpm$gstereo
344 ##$adigital$boptical$gsurround$hDolby Digital 5.1$2rda
344 ##$aanalog$c78 rpm
344 ##$aanalog$dcoarse groove$2rda
344 ##$aanalog$eedge track$2rda
344 ##$aanalog$f12 track
344 ##$adigital$gstereo$2rda
344 ##$aanalog$hDolby-B encoded$2rda

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