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511  Participant or Performer Note (R)

Input Standards

Required if applicable/Optional
1st Indicator  Display constant controller
0 No display constant generated
1 Cast
2nd Indicator  Undefined
blank character Undefined
Subfields (R=Repeatable  NR=Nonrepeatable) Input Standards
ǂa Participant or performer note (NR) Mandatory/Mandatory


A note about the participants, players, narrators, presenters or performers.

1st Indicator

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


No display constant generated. The value that specifies that a display constant is not generated.

511 0   Comedy skits performed by Second City.

Cast. The value that generates the display constant Cast:.

511 1   Anne Baxter (Louise), Maria Perschy (Angela), Gustavo Rojo (Bill), Reginald Gilliam (Mr. Johnson), [Catherine Elliot?] (Aunt Sallie), Ben Tatar (waiter), Patty Duke (narrator).

2nd Indicator

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

blank character



ǂa Participant or performer note

The entire text of the note.

511 0   Ambrosian Singers, with instrumental ensemble ; Denis Stevens, conductor.
511 0   Anchor, Dan Rather.
511 0   Hosted by Hugh Downs.
511 0   Marshall Moss, violin ; Neil Roberts, harpsichord.
511 0   Narrator: Burl Ives.
511 0   Presenter: Alfred Hitchcock.
511 1   Prunella Scales (Helena), Van McKellen (Lysander), Miles Malleson (Quince) and the Marlowe Dramatic Society.
511 0   Voices: Peter Ustinov, Cloris Leachman, Sally Kellerman, Andy Devine.


For indexing and searching information, see Searching WorldCat Indexes, field 511.

This page last revised: August 22, 2016