# - Undefined
$a - Language code (R)
$6 - Linkage (NR)
Records the language code and source of code representing the language used by a person or corporate body:
Language of the person: the language a person uses when writing for publication, broadcasting, etc.
Language of the corporate body: a language a corporate body uses in its communications.
Language of the person: code representing the language a person uses when writing for publication, broadcasting, etc. (RDA 22.214.171.124)
Language of the corporate body: code representing a language a corporate body uses in its communications. (RDA 126.96.36.199)
100 1# $a Nabokov, Vladimir, $d 1869-1922 377 ## $a rus $a eng 110 2# $a Canadian Standards Association 377 ## $a eng $a fre 377 #7 $a en $a fr $2 [code for iso639-1]
Subfield $a is repeatable to allow the recording of multiple languages associated with a person or a corporate body. Field 377 is repeatable to allow the recording of languages from different sources (e.g. MARC language codes, ISO639-3, etc.). Field 377 has been modelled on bibliographic field 041 for consistency.
MARC 21 HOME >> Field 377
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