5xx Introduction

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526  Study Program Information Note (R)

Input Standards

Required if applicable/Optional
1st Indicator  Display constant controller
0 Reading program
8 No display constant generated
2nd Indicator  Undefined
blank character Undefined
Subfields (R=Repeatable  NR=Nonrepeatable) Input Standards
‡a Program name (NR) Mandatory/Mandatory
‡b Interest level (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
‡c Reading level (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
‡d Title point value (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
‡i Display text (NR) Optional/Optional
‡x Nonpublic note (R) Optional/Optional
‡z Public note (R) Optional/Optional
‡5 Institution to which field applies (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable

Definition

A note giving the name of a study program which uses the title described in the record. Record details about the study program data elements also in field 526. Use field 526 primarily for formal curriculum-based study or reading programs.

Field 526 should be used to record programs of interest at the national or regional level. If the note is about a local level program, use field 590 (Local Note) or field 599 (Differentiable Local Note). Alternatively, you may edit field 526 locally.

1st Indicator

Display constant controller. A value that controls the generation of a display constant preceding the note.

 
0

Reading program. The value that generates the display constant Reading program:.

 
8

No display constant generated. The value that specifies that a display constant is not generated. Use subfield ‡i when special introductory text is needed.

2nd Indicator

Undefined. The 2nd indicator position is undefined and contains a blank ( blank character ).

blank character

Undefined

Subfields

 
‡a Program name

The name of the study program which uses the title described in the record.

526 0   Guided Reading ‡c R.
‡b Interest level

The interest level of the title as assigned by the study program identified in subfield ‡a.

526 0   Scholastic Reading Counts ‡b High School ‡c 11 ‡d 81.
‡c Reading level

The reading level of the title as assigned by the study program identified in subfield ‡a.

526 0   Scholastic Reading Counts ‡c 4.9 ‡d 6.0.
‡d Title point value

The title point value of the title assigned by the study program identified in subfield ‡a.

100 1   Lowry, Lois.
245 1 0 Number the stars / ‡c Lois Lowry.
526 0   Accelerated Reader/Advantage Learning Systems ‡b 5.0 ‡c 4.0 ‡d 75.
526 0   That's A Fact, Jack! ‡b 5.5 ‡c 4.5 ‡d 100.
‡i Display text

The text intended to be displayed preceding the other data contained in the field.

526 8   ‡i September 1997 selection for: ‡a Oprah's Book Club.
‡x Nonpublic note

A note pertaining to the study program that is in a form not adequate for public display.

526 0   Accelerated Reader AR ‡b Upper Grades ‡c 6.4 ‡d 7.0 ‡x This item is used for a special parent's viewing.
‡z Public note

A note pertaining to the study program that is in a form adequate for public display.

526 0   Accelerated Reader AR ‡c 5.4 ‡d 2.0 ‡z Accelerated Reader Quiz #16637.
‡5 Institution to which field applies

For information about subfield ‡5, see Control Subfields.

526 8   ‡i 2014 selection for: ‡a Bexley Community Book Club. ‡5 OCoBex
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