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700 - Established Heading Linking Entry-Personal Name (R)


MARC 21 Authority - full
October 2014

First Indicator Second Indicator
Type of personal name entry element
0 - Forename
1 - Surname
3 - Family name

Thesaurus
0 - Library of Congress Subject Headings
1 - LC subject headings for children's literature
2 - Medical Subject Headings
3 - National Agricultural Library subject authority file
4 - Source not specified
5 - Canadian Subject Headings
6 - Répertoire de vedettes-matière
7 - Source specified in subfield $2


Subfield Codes
  • $a - Personal name (NR)
  • $b - Numeration (NR)
  • $c - Titles and other words associated with a name (R)
  • $d - Dates associated with a name (NR)
  • $e - Relator term (R)
  • $f - Date of a work (NR)
  • $g - Miscellaneous information (R)
  • $h - Medium (NR)
  • $i - Relationship information (R)
  • $j - Attribution qualifier (R)
  • $k - Form subheading (R)
  • $l - Language of a work (NR)
  • $m - Medium of performance for music (R)
  • $n - Number of part/section of a work (R)
  • $o - Arranged statement for music (NR)
  • $p - Name of part/section of a work (R)
  • $q - Fuller form of name (NR)
  • $r - Key for music (NR)
  • $s - Version (NR)
  • $t - Title of a work (NR)
  • $v - Form subdivision (R)
  • $w - Control subfield (NR)
         /0 - Link display
         /1 - Replacement complexity
  • $x - General subdivision (R)
  • $y - Chronological subdivision (R)
  • $z - Geographic subdivision (R)
  • $0 - Authority record control number or standard number (R)
  • $2 - Source of heading or term (NR)
  • $4 - Relationship code (R)
  • $5 - Institution to which field applies (R)
  • $6 - Linkage (NR)
  • $8 - Field link and sequence number (R)

FIELD DEFINITION AND SCOPE

Personal name heading that is equivalent to the heading contained in the 1XX field or the same record. It links headings within a system or from different thesauri or authority files.


GUIDELINES FOR APPLYING CONTENT DESIGNATORS

Most of the content designators defined for field 700 are the same as those defined for field 100 (Heading-Personal Name), field 400 (See From Tracing-Personal Name), and field 500 (See Also From Tracing-Personal Name). Description, guidelines, and input conventions for shared content designators are given in the X00 Personal Names-General Information section.

Guidelines for applying the second indicator, subfield $w (Control subfield), subfield $2 (Source of heading or term), subfield $i (Relationship information), and subfield $4 (Relationship code) in field 700 are given in the 7XX Heading Linking Entries-General Information section.

EXAMPLES

Equivalent personal names from different thesauri:

008/09 a
[established heading record]
100 1#$aDostoyevsky, Fyodor,$d1821-1881.$tPrestuplenie i nakazenie.$lEnglish
[LC name heading]
700 11$wa$aDostoyevsky, Fyodor,$d1821-1881.$tCrime and punishment
[LC name/title (as subject) heading for children's literature]

Equivalent personal name in a multilingual thesaurus:

008/09 a
[established heading record]
100 0#$aAugustine,$cSaint, Bishop of Hippo
[LAC English heading]
700 05$wa$aAugustin,$csaint, évêque d’Hippone.$0(CaOONL)0053A1978F#
[Corresponding LAC French heading]

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(10/20/2014)
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