MARC Code List for Media Types
This list contains one-character lower case alphabetic codes for Resource Description and Access (RDA) Media types. These types can be recorded in MARC Bibliographic and Holdings records in textual form and/or in the one-character coded form in MARC field 337 (Media Type). They may also be recorded, sometimes in a more granular and sometimes in a more general form, with one-character codes in MARC 007/00 (Category of material), in most cases. In the following, the one-character codes and terms for field 337, subfields $b and $a, respectively, are listed along with the corresponding 007 codes.
The source code for this list in field 337 $2 (Source) is marcmedia.
|RDA media terms -337 $a||MARC codes for RDA terms - 337 $b||MARC media codes - 007/00|
|audio||s||s - sound recording|
|computer||c||c - electronic resource|
|microform||h||h - microform|
|projected||g||g - projected graphic
m - motion picture
|unmediated||n||t - text
k - non-projected graphic
|video||v||v - videorecording|
|other||x||z - unspecified|
|unspecified||z||z - unspecified|