539  Fixed-Length Data Elements of Reproduction Note (R)

 

Contents   Fixed field   0xx   1xx   2xx   3xx   4xx   5xx   6xx   7xx   8xx   9xx
       

Input Standards

Optional/Optional
1st Indicator  Undefined
blank character  Undefined
2nd Indicator  Undefined
blank character  Undefined
Subfields (R=Repeatable  NR=Nonrepeatable) Input Standards
a Type of date/Publication status (NR) Mandatory/Mandatory
b Date 1/Beginning date of publication (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
c Date 2/Ending date of publication (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
d Place of publication, production or execution (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
e Frequency (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
f Regularity (NR) Required if applicable/Required if applicable
g Form of item (NR) Optional/Optional




Definition

A note with coded information about the reproduction described in field 533. OCLC implemented field 539 in place of field 533 subfield 7 of the MARC 21 format. Each 539 field must follow its associated field 533.

Note: This field is for both serials and continuing resources.

1st Indicator

Undefined. The 1st indicator position is undefined and contains a blank ( blank character ).
 
blank character Undefined

2nd Indicator

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

Subfields

 
a Type of date/Publication status A one-character alphabetic code that indicates the type of dates in subfield b and subfield c. Use codes described in the fixed-field element DtSt, except code r.

For continuing resources, use also to indicate the publication status of the reproduction. Use codes described in DtSt , except code r.

b Date 1/Beginning date of publication A date in the form yyyy specified by the value in subfield a.

For non-continuing resources, use for information associated with the reproduction. This information corresponds to information in subfield d of field 533.

For continuing resources, use for the beginning date of publication of the issues that have been reproduced. This information corresponds to information in subfield m of field 533.

c Date 2/Ending date of publication A date in the form yyyy specified by the value in subfield a.

For non-continuing resources, use for information associated with the reproduction. This information corresponds to information in subfield d of field 533.

For continuing resources, use for the ending date of publication of the issues that have been reproduced. This information corresponds to information in subfield m of field 533.

d Place of publication, production or execution A two- or three-character alphabetic code that indicates the place of execution, production or publication. Follow the guidelines for the fixed-field element Ctry .
e Frequency A one-character code that indicates the frequency of the reproduction. Use subfield e in conjunction with subfield f.

For non-continuing resources, always use code n.

For continuing resources, follow the guidelines for the fixed-field element Freq . If the reproduction is a one-time reproduction, use code u.

f Regularity A one-character code that indicates the regularity of the reproduction. Use subfield f in conjunction with subfield e.

For non-continuing resources, do not use this subfield.

For continuing resources, follow the guidelines for the fixed-field element Regl . If the reproduction is a one-time reproduction, use code u.

g Form of item A one-character code that specifies the form of material. Follow the guidelines for the fixed-field element Form .
533     Microfilm. b Washington, D.C. : c Library of Congress, Photoduplication Service, d 1990. e 1 microfilm reel ; 35mm.
539     s b 1990 d dcu e n g a
[A 533 field and a 539 field for a non-serial.]
533     Microfiche. m 1961- b Washington : c U.S. G.P.O., d 1990- e microfiches : negative.
539     c b 1961 c 9999 d dcu e a f r g b
[A 533 field and a 539 field for a serial.]

Printing

Field 539 does not print.

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