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MARC 21 Update No. 28: Addendum

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An addendum to MARC Update No. 28 (May 2019) is now available on the MARC website (www.loc.gov/marc/). The addendum consists of changes to the MARC 21 formats resulting from revised decisions made regarding the outcome of MARC Proposal No. 2019-01, which came about after the publication of Update No. 28. A full accounting of those changes can be found in the STATUS/COMMENTS section at the head of the proposal. The addendum also includes a fast-track change resulting from MARC Fast-Track Proposal No. 2019-FT01.

In brief, the addendum changes are the following:

The changes are indicated in red along with the other new changes in Update No. 28.  The "Format Changes for Update No. 28 (May 2019)" appendixes in each format have been updated to reflect the changes. The addendum changes are listed under the heading: "Update 28 Addendum Changes (July 2019)" in each appendix. To access the change appendixes, and for more information about format documentation, see: http://www.loc.gov/marc/status.html.

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