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371 - Address (R)


MARC 21 Authority - Concise
2009

An address (as well as electronic access information such as email, telephone, fax, TTY, etc. numbers) associated with the entity described in the record. Multiple addresses, such as mailing addresses and addresses corresponding to the physical location of an item or facilities, are recorded in separate occurrences of field 371.

For a person: the address of a person's place of residence, business, or employer and/or an e-mail address.

For a corporate body: the address of the corporate body's headquarters or offices, or an e-mail address for the body.

Distinction between field 371 (Address) and field 370 (Associated place): Field 370 (Associated place) includes information about places associated with a person or a corporate body at the level of the country, the town, etc. Field 371 (Address) contains information relating to the location of a person or a corporate body, at which they can be found or reached (e.g., printed mail address, e-mail address, etc.).

Indicators
First - Undefined
# - Undefined
Second - Undefined
# - Undefined
Subfield Codes
$a - Address (R)
$b - City (NR)
$c - Intermediate jurisdiction (NR)
$d - Country (NR)
$e - Postal code (NR)
$m - Electronic mail address (R)
$s - Start period (NR)
$t - End period (NR)
$u - Uniform Resource Identifier (R)
$v - Source of information (R)
$z - Public note (R)
$4 - Relator code (R)
Code from: MARC Code Lists for Relators, Sources, Description Conventions.
$6 - Linkage (NR)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
$8 - Field link and sequence number (R)
See description of this subfield in Appendix A: Control Subfields.
Examples
371 ##$aBox 1216$bBarrière$dCanada$eV0E 1E0
371 ##$aSuite 600$a119 Spadina Avenue$bToronto$cON$dCanada$eM5V 2L1

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