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043 - Geographic Area Code (NR)


MARC 21 Authority - concise
September 2011

Geographic area codes (GAC) associated with the 1XX heading in an established heading record or a subdivision record. Source of the code in subfield $a is MARC Code List for Geographic Areas. The source of a local code in subfield $b is indicated in subfield $2. The source of codes in subfield $c is ISO 3166, Codes for the representation of names of countries and their subdivisions - Part 1 : Country codes or Part 2 : Country subdivision codes.

Indicators

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

Subfield Codes

$a - Geographic area code (R)
$b - Local GAC code (R)
$c - ISO code (R)
$0 - Authority record control number or standard number (R)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$2 - Source of local code (R)
Code that identifies the source from which the local code was assigned. Used only when subfield $b is used to indicate a local GAC code. Code from: Geographic Area Code and Term Source Codes.
$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

043 ##$an-us-mi
043 ##$ae-fr---$ae-pl---
043 ##$ae-gx---
043 ##$an-cn---
043 ##$af-ke---
043 ##$asa-----
043 ##$an-cn-on
043 ##$cus

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