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SUMMARY STATEMENT OF CONTENT DESIGNATORS


MARC 21 Bibliographic
June 2021

"Full" documentation refers to the MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data that contains detailed descriptions of every data element, along with examples, input conventions and history sections.

"Concise" documentation refers to the MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data that contains abridged descriptions of every data element, along with examples.

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DIRECTORY

VARIABLE CONTROL FIELDS

00X  Control Fields−General Information
001 Control Number  Full | Concise
003 Control Number Identifier  Full | Concise
005 Date and Time of Latest Transaction  Full | Concise
006 Fixed-Length Data Elements -- Additional Material Characteristics  Full | Concise
007 Physical Description Fixed Field  Full | Concise
008 Fixed Length Data Elements  Full | Concise

VARIABLE DATA FIELDS

01X-09X  Control Information, Number and Codes-General Information
010 Library of Congress Control Number  Full | Concise
013 Patent Control Information  Full | Concise
015 National Bibliography Number  Full | Concise
016 National Bibliographic Agency Control Number  Full | Concise
017 Copyright or Legal Deposit Number  Full | Concise
018 Copyright Article-Fee Code  Full | Concise
020 International Standard Book Number  Full | Concise
022 International Standard Serial Number  Full | Concise
024 Other Standard Identifier  Full | Concise
025 Overseas Acquisition Number  Full | Concise
027 Standard Technical Report Number  Full | Concise
028 Publisher or Distributor Number  Full | Concise
030 CODEN Designation  Full | Concise
031 Musical Incipits Information  Full | Concise
032 Postal Registration Number  Full | Concise
033 Date/Time and Place of an Event  Full | Concise
034 Coded Cartographic Mathematical Data  Full | Concise
035 System Control Number  Full | Concise
036 Original Study Number for Computer Data files  Full | Concise
037 Source of Acquisition  Full | Concise
038 Record Content Licensor  Full | Concise
040 Cataloging Source  Full | Concise
041 Language Code  Full | Concise
042 Authentication Code  Full | Concise
043 Geographic Area Code  Full | Concise
044 Country of Publishing/Producing Entity Code  Full | Concise
045 Time Period of Content  Full | Concise
046 Special Coded Dates  Full | Concise
047 Form of Musical Composition Code  Full | Concise
048 Number of Musical Instruments or Voices Code  Full | Concise
050 Library of Congress Call Number  Full | Concise
051 Library of Congress Copy, Issue, Offprint Statement  Full | Concise
052 Geographic Classification  Full | Concise
055 Classification Numbers Assigned in Canada  Full | Concise
060 National Library of Medicine Call Number  Full | Concise
061 National Library of Medicine Copy Statement  Full | Concise
066 Character Sets Present  Full | Concise
070 National Agricultural Library Call Number  Full | Concise
071 National Agricultural Library Copy Statement  Full | Concise
072 Subject Category Code  Full | Concise
074 GPO Item Number  Full | Concise
080 Universal Decimal Classification Number  Full | Concise
082 Dewey Decimal Classification Number  Full | Concise
083 Additional Dewey Decimal Classification Number  Full | Concise
084 Other Classification Number  Full | Concise
085 Synthesized Classification Number Components  Full | Concise
086 Government Document Classification Number  Full | Concise
088 Report Number  Full | Concise
09X Local Call Numbers  Full | Concise
  Heading Fields − General Information Sections
X00 Personal Names−General Information  Full | Concise
X10 Corporate Names−General Information  Full | Concise
X11 Meeting Names−General Information  Full | Concise
X30 Uniform Titles−General Information  Full | Concise
1XX  Main Entries−General Information
100 Main Entry−Personal Name  Full | Concise
110 Main Entry−Corporate Name  Full | Concise
111 Main Entry−Meeting Name  Full | Concise
130 Main Entry−Uniform Title  Full | Concise
20X-24X  Title and Title-Related Fields -- General Information
210 Abbreviated Title  Full | Concise
222 Key Title  Full | Concise
240 Uniform Title  Full | Concise
242 Translation of Title by Cataloging Agency  Full | Concise
243 Collective Uniform Title  Full | Concise
245 Title Statement  Full | Concise
246 Varying Form of Title  Full | Concise
247 Former Title  Full | Concise
25X-28X  Edition, Imprint, Etc. Fields − General Information
250 Edition Statement  Full | Concise
251 Version Information  Full | Concise
254 Musical Presentation Statement  Full | Concise
255 Cartographic Mathematical Data  Full | Concise
256 Computer File Characteristics  Full | Concise
257 Country of Producing Entity  Full | Concise
258 Philatelic Issue Data  Full | Concise
260 Publication, Distribution, etc. (Imprint)  Full | Concise
263 Projected Publication Date  Full | Concise
264 Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice  Full | Concise
270 Address  Full | Concise
3XX  Physical Description, Etc. Fields − General Information
300 Physical Description  Full | Concise
306 Playing Time  Full | Concise
307 Hours, Etc.  Full | Concise
310 Current Publication Frequency  Full | Concise
321 Former Publication Frequency  Full | Concise
334 Mode of Issuance  Full | Concise
335 Extension Plan  Full | Concise
336 Content Type  Full | Concise
337 Media Type  Full | Concise
338 Carrier Type  Full | Concise
340 Physical Medium  Full | Concise
341 Accessibility Content  Full | Concise
342 Geospatial Reference Data  Full | Concise
343 Planar Coordinate Data  Full | Concise
344 Sound Characteristics  Full | Concise
345 Projection Characteristics of Moving Image  Full | Concise
346 Video Characteristics  Full | Concise
347 Digital File Characteristics  Full | Concise
348 Notated Music Characteristics  Full | Concise
351 Organization and Arrangement of Materials  Full | Concise
352 Digital Graphic Representation  Full | Concise
353 Supplementary Content Charcteristics  Full | Concise
355 Security Classification Control  Full | Concise
357 Originator Dissemination Control  Full | Concise
362 Dates of Publication and/or Sequential Designation  Full | Concise
363 Normalized Date and Sequential Designation  Full | Concise
365 Trade Price  Full | Concise
366 Trade Availability Information  Full | Concise
377 Associated Language  Full | Concise
380 Form of Work  Full | Concise
381 Other Distinguishing Characteristics of Work Or Expression  Full | Concise
382 Medium of Performance  Full | Concise
383 Numberic Designation of Musical Work  Full | Concise
384 Key  Full | Concise
385 Audience Characteristics  Full | Concise
386 Creator/Contributor Characteristics  Full | Concise
4XX  Series Statements − General Information
490 Series Statement  Full | Concise
5XX  Notes-General Information
500 General Note  Full | Concise
501 With Note  Full | Concise
502 Dissertation Note  Full | Concise
504 Bibliography, Etc. Note  Full | Concise
505 Formatted Contents Note  Full | Concise
506 Restrictions on Access Note  Full | Concise
507 Scale Note for Graphic Material  Full | Concise
508 Creation/Production Credits Note  Full | Concise
510 Citation/References Note  Full | Concise
511 Participant or Performer Note  Full | Concise
513 Type of Report and Period Covered Note  Full | Concise
514 Data Quality Note  Full | Concise
515 Numbering Peculiarities Note  Full | Concise
516 Type of Computer File or Data Note  Full | Concise
518 Date/Time and Place of an Event Note  Full | Concise
520 Summary, Etc.  Full | Concise
521 Target Audience Note  Full | Concise
522 Geographic Coverage Note  Full | Concise
524 Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note  Full | Concise
525 Supplement Note  Full | Concise
526 Study Program Information Note  Full | Concise
530 Additional Physical Form Available Note  Full | Concise
532 Accessibility Note  Full | Concise
533 Reproduction Note  Full | Concise
534 Original Version Note  Full | Concise
535 Location of Originals/Duplicates Note  Full | Concise
536 Funding Information Note  Full | Concise
538 System Details Note  Full | Concise
540 Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note  Full | Concise
541 Immediate Source of Acquisition Note  Full | Concise
542 Information Relating to Copyright Status  Full | Concise
544 Location of Other Archival Materials Note  Full | Concise
545 Biographical or Historical Data  Full | Concise
546 Language Note  Full | Concise
547 Former Title Complexity Note  Full | Concise
550 Issuing Body Note  Full | Concise
552 Entity and Attribute Information Note  Full | Concise
555 Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note  Full | Concise
556 Information about Documentation Note  Full | Concise
561 Ownership and Custodial History  Full | Concise
562 Copy and Version Identification Note  Full | Concise
563 Binding Information  Full | Concise
565 Case File Characteristics Note  Full | Concise
567 Methodology Note  Full | Concise
580 Linking Entry Complexity Note  Full | Concise
581 Publications About Described Materials Note  Full | Concise
583 Action Note  Full | Concise
584 Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note  Full | Concise
585 Exhibitions Note  Full | Concise
586 Awards Note  Full | Concise
588 Source of Description Note  Full | Concise
59X Local Notes  Full | Concise
6XX  Subject Access Fields − General Information
600 Subject Added Entry−Personal Name  Full | Concise
610 Subject Added Entry−Corporate Name  Full | Concise
611 Subject Added Entry−Meeting Name  Full | Concise
630 Subject Added Entry−Uniform Title  Full | Concise
647 Subject Added Entry-Named Event  Full | Concise
648 Subject Added Entry–Chronological Term  Full | Concise
650 Subject Added Entry−Topical Term  Full | Concise
651 Subject Added Entry−Geographic Name  Full | Concise
653 Index Term−Uncontrolled  Full | Concise
654 Subject Added Entry−Faceted Topical Terms  Full | Concise
655 Index Term−Genre/Form  Full | Concise
656 Index Term−Occupation  Full | Concise
657 Index Term−Function  Full | Concise
658 Index Term−Curriculum Objective  Full | Concise
662 Subject Added Entry−Hierarchical Place Name  Full | Concise
688 Subject Added Entry−Type of Entity Unspecified  Full | Concise
69X Local Subject Access Fields  Full | Concise
70X-75X  Added Entries − General Information
700 Added Entry−Personal Name  Full | Concise
710 Added Entry−Corporate Name  Full | Concise
711 Added Entry−Meeting Name  Full | Concise
720 Added Entry−Uncontrolled Name  Full | Concise
730 Added Entry−Uniform Title  Full | Concise
740 Added Entry−Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title  Full | Concise
751 Added Entry−Geographic Name  Full | Concise
752 Added Entry−Hierarchical Place Name  Full | Concise
753 System Details Access to Computer Files  Full | Concise
754 Added Entry−Taxonomic Identification  Full | Concise
758 Resource Identifier  Full | Concise
76X-78X  Linking Entries-General Information
760 Main Series Entry  Full | Concise
762 Subseries Entry  Full | Concise
765 Original Language Entry  Full | Concise
767 Translation Entry  Full | Concise
770 Supplement/Special Issue Entry  Full | Concise
772 Supplement Parent Entry  Full | Concise
773 Host Item Entry  Full | Concise
774 Constituent Unit Entry  Full | Concise
775 Other Edition Entry  Full | Concise
776 Additional Physical Form Entry  Full | Concise
777 Issued With Entry  Full | Concise
780 Preceding Entry  Full | Concise
785 Succeeding Entry  Full | Concise
786 Data Source Entry  Full | Concise
787 Other Relationship Entry  Full | Concise
80X-83X  Series Added Entries-General Information
800 Series Added Entry−Personal Name  Full | Concise
810 Series Added Entry−Corporate Name  Full | Concise
811 Series Added Entry−Meeting Name  Full | Concise
830 Series Added Entry−Uniform Title  Full | Concise
841-88X  Holdings, Alternate Graphics, Etc.-General Information
850 Holding Institution  Full | Concise
852 Location  Full | Concise
856 Electronic Location and Access  Full | Concise
880 Alternate Graphic Representation  Full | Concise
881 Manifestation Statements  Full | Concise
882 Replacement Record Information  Full | Concise
883 Metadata Provenance  Full | Concise
884 Description Conversion Information  Full | Concise
885 Matching Information  Full | Concise
886 Foreign MARC Information Field  Full | Concise
887 Non-MARC Information Field  Full | Concise

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